Are we entering a new golden era for American workers? For a couple of years now, workers’ median earnings have been consistently rising at a rate not seen in years. This may seem unexpected following decades of wage stagnation, when the good jobs of an earlier industrial and manufacturing e...
Walmart recently decided to turn down a project that would have constructed three new stores in Washington D.C. after the city passed a bill requiring big-box retailers to pay their employees a "living wage" of $12.50 per hour. Such rates, Walmart argued, would increase its famously low prices. But...
While the gender gap in income is already well-known in the American workplace, many believe that  medicine is one of the few fields in which men and women identical the same hours and producing comparable results would be paid and promoted equally. While some studies found income disparities betwe...
The attorneys at Emery Reddy recently filed a class action lawsuit against Safeway for failing to pay overtime wages and illegally preventing employees from taking meal and rest breaks. Emery Reddy is committed to ensuring that workers receive the full compensation and benefits to which they are ent...