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The Adams pleaded guilty in August to charges of filing false tax returns with the state Franchise Tax Board and Board of Equalization, failure to make contributions to the Employee Development Department, failure to secure worker's compensation.
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6 hrs ago | Herald Gazette
Ferraiolo Construction Inc. and owner-president John Ferraiolo, operators of the Portable Pioneer Plant in Thomaston, will compensate a former employee to resolve a lawsuit filed by the U.S. Department of Labor.
Lawyers for James and Melodie Doud filed the discrimination lawsuit Wednesday in federal court, accusing Yellow Cab of Reno of violating the Americans with Disabilities Act by engaging in a pattern of intentional discrimination and bad faith.
State investigators were on scene today at the Davis Elementary School in New Rochelle, NY as part of an ongoing investigation of an asbestos exposure incident last July.
The time-honoured tradition of the unpaid internship is increasingly coming under attack in the US, as former interns sue - and increasingly win cases against - the companies that allowed them to work for free.
The Youth CareerConnect grant program is designed to encourage America's school districts, institutions of higher education, the workforce investment system, and their partners to scale up evidence-based high school models that will transform the high school experience for America's youth.
The bill, if passed into law, would make it unlawful for employers to discriminate against gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender employees.
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A June court ruling that an unpaid intern on the film Black Swan was owed back pay has given the movement substantial momentum, and Labor Day saw the launch of the Fair Pay Campaign , a move to ban unpaid internships in the United States.
Congressman Lou Barletta is concerned that the Affordable Care Act could create a financial hardship for volunteer fire departments and jeopardize public safety if volunteer departments with 50 or more members are required to provide insurance for employees who work at least 30 hours per week.
In 2012, Jon Carpenter filed 257 lawsuits in L.A. County - more lawsuits than there were court days - under the Americans With Disabilities Act, a civil rights law intended to give disabled people the same access to places that everyone has.
Assemblywoman Nancy Skinner , D-Berkeley, announced Tuesday that she plans to introduce a bill in January protecting unpaid interns from workplace discrimination, including sexual harassment.
INDIANAPOLIS The Indiana Department of Workforce Development today announced a ruling by the U.S. Department of Labor that all workers of Navistar Truck and Development & Technology Center, including on-site leased workers from Populus Group, Technical Training, Inc., PPP Careers, Otek Professional Services, Staffmark, Inc., and Mid-States ... (more)
Stafford residents who report dog owners who fail to clean up after their pets are to be given the proceeds from fines Residents who report dog-owners who fail to clean up after their pets are to be given the proceeds from A 75 fines handed out by council wardens.
Attorneys for both women who have filed sexual harassment complaints with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission against Madison County Sheriff David Woolfork said their clients are upset the sheriff is not resigning.
Definitive Logic, a management consulting and systems engineering firm, today announced it was awarded a new contract with the U.S. Department of Labor .