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On July 14, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission issued its first guidance on pregnancy discrimination since 1983.
The payments came after an investigation found that the federal prison subcontractor underpaid 362 employees at the California City Correctional Center under the terms of its contract, where pay rates are established by law.
The Department of Labor issued guidance Tuesday stating that transgender federal employees and employees of federal contractors are covered under nondiscrimination protections that apply to sex.
The Labor Department issued guidance on Tuesday spelling out that the Obama administration will interpret an executive order prohibiting gender discrimination in the workforce to protect transgender workers.
A federal judge has ruled that a trucking company violated federal law by discriminating against female truck driver applicants when it required they be trained only by other women, said the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
Transgender employees present special concerns for employers when developing and applying personnel policies and procedures, from restroom access issues to preventing discrimination and harassment .
An advocacy group for the disabled claims that portions of the newly minted Denver Union Station are not friendly toward those who use wheelchairs.
The Kansas Department of Labor says the state's unemployment rate and the number of private-sector jobs both edged higher in July.
Butler County Sheriff Kenny Harden says his department is involved in a manhunt.
North Tonawanda, NY State police have arrested 37-year-old Robert Yanacek, accusing him of lying about his employment status to the NYS Department of Labor during two separate periods.
Former library assistant Diane Cloutier has raised the stakes of her ongoing legal battle by filing a wide-ranging lawsuit against the city of Lowell and current and former city employees in Middlesex Superior Court.
Burrows Paper has come under fire from the US Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration for repeat violations over a five year period.
U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer was in the North Country on Friday, making stops in Saranac Lake, Tupper Lake and Speculator.
I've been a salesgirl, a lifeguard, and even a chambermaid. But a cocktail waitress - now that's where the money is until it isn't.
The NCPRI has now written to the PM and minister for personnel, public grievances and pensions Jitendra Singh urging that the issue be taken up with urgency.
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's updated guidelines on pregnancy discrimination clarifies many of the protections already provided by federal law.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 02:01 am
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