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    Posts Tagged ‘worker rights’

  • California appellate court assesses penalty for denied meal breaks Friday, February 18, 2011 � by jg

    San Francisco Chronicle: The Second District Court of Appeal said the applicable state law “should be read in light of its purpose of protecting employees.”

  • Employers challenged on 401(k) administrative fees Wednesday, July 28, 2010 � by jg

    Los Angeles Times: A federal judge’s ruling could “turn up the pressure on employers to pay closer attention to 401(k) fees.”

  • Supreme Court adds weight to arbitration and weakens access to courts Tuesday, June 22, 2010 � by scott

    In times like these, when job applications come in by the reams for single openings, forcing new hires to forgo legal rights for the sake of a paycheck is just plain coercive. And wrong.