Beginning September 1, 2021, Texas employers of any size may be sued for sexual harassment in the workplace under legislative changes (SB 45) passed by the Texas legislature. SB 45 also expands liability to include individuals and business entities.
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Nicky Jatana is recognized for her legal prowess, ingenuity and commitment to the legal profession in “2021 Legal Visionaries,” published by the Los Angeles Times (p.46).
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The use of automation technologies to track and monitor safety or productivity is widespread in supply-chain management, and it is now seeping into grocery stores, other retail settings, and even knowledge work. That is bad news for workers.
Americans are gearing up for a hybrid workweek this fall, with many companies planning to give employees the option of working some days in person and some remotely.
Last month, Ben Gottlieb, a 27-year-old set lighting technician, wanted to show his support for his union’s campaign to improve working conditions on film sets so he wrote an Instagram post calling for an end to 12- to 14-hour shifts.
Hundreds of Big Apple workers are getting nearly $7.5 million in stolen wages back, says city Comptroller Scott Stringer.
“Anyone who crosses the line will be addressed by me,” she said.
Burleson County, Texas, must face trial on a former criminal clerk’s sexual harassment lawsuit based on a judge’s alleged abuse even though she separately settled her claims against the judge, the Western District of Texas said.
California employment is only at 94% of its pre-pandemic levels — and jobs nationwide are only at 96%
The organizing campaign, if successful, could upend the company’s labor model. Employees say chronic understaffing has long caused frustration.
Some companies have pushed through three years’ worth of digital transformation in three months (paywall).