With restaurants hurting for staff, teenagers are making up a greater share of their workforce. But some say the industry isn’t doing enough to protect its youngest employees.
As the Hollywood writers’ strike nears its third month, thousands of employees in the film industry are putting pressure on studios and networks. Countless movies and TV shows have been halted in recent weeks, with more dominoes to fall.
It has been three years since workers started telecommuting in vast numbers, but state tax laws still haven’t adapted to the new remote-work paradigm and individual taxpayers are paying the price with exasperating state tax-filing procedures.
Long Covid has forced an estimated two million to four million Americans out of the workforce, representing at least $168 billion in lost wages.
A racial discrimination lawsuit against Tesla has taken a step forward. The California Department of Fair Employment and Housing, or DFEH, filed a complaint against the auto maker in state court on Wednesday.
Starbucks will require its U.S. employees to get vaccinated against Covid-19 by Feb. 9 or submit to weekly testing, one of the first large restaurant chains to enact a vaccine mandate.
Tesla employee Jessica Barraza is suing the auto maker in a California court, alleging “systemic sexual harassment” against her and other female staff.