McDonald’s Employees Allege Labor Violations

Numerous Labor Violations at McDonald’s Franchises Put Employees at Risk A group fighting for a $15 minimum wage, especially for notoriously low-paid McDonald’s employees, said on Monday, March 16th that it will file a series of health and safety complaints because of numerous labor violations that have put McDonald’s workers at risk of serious … [Read more...]

Charleston Area Restaurants Fined for SC Labor Violations

Charleston Restaurant Popped For Repeated Labor Violations The US Department of Labor investigated numerous Charleston, SC restaurants after a news report disclosed several labor violations being committed by the city’s popular restaurants and their owners. The DOL concluded that four restaurants in the Charleston, SC area owe back wages and … [Read more...]

Gawker.com Faces Labor Violation Class Action from Unpaid Interns

Former Unpaid Interns File Labor Violation Class Action Against Gawker.com, Create Social Media Campaign Former unpaid interns for popular website Gawker.com have filed a class action lawsuit against the company alleging wage and labor violations. Several recent lawsuits, including one against NBCUniversal and Saturday Night Live, allege that the … [Read more...]

Labor Violations Class Action Against NBCUniversal Settled

Former Interns Agree to Settle with NBCUniversal in Labor Violations Class Action Lawsuit A group of former interns for NBCUniversal have agreed to settle the labor violations class action lawsuit they brought against the company, claiming the production studio committed wage and labor violations by failing to pay them. NBCUniversal offered a … [Read more...]

LinkedIn Paying for Overtime Payment and Wage Payment Violations

Social Job Site to Pay $6 Million for Overtime Payment and Wage Payment Violations An investigation by the Department of Labor found that LinkedIn, a social media site for professionals, employers, and job-seekers, violated federal laws involving overtime pay and failed to properly track records. The company will pay $6 million for overtime … [Read more...]

South Carolina Wage Payment Lawsuit Filed Against Charleston Restaurant

Popular Charleston Restaurant Faces South Carolina Wage Payment Lawsuit for Alleged Labor Violations with Tips A popular downtown Charleston seafood restaurant now faces a South Carolina wage payment lawsuit  filed by 15 current and former employees, which alleges that a tip sharing pool violated the Fair Labor Standards Act. The South Carolina … [Read more...]

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