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  • The Importance Of Reporting Unfair Labor Practices Immediately
    The Importance Of Reporting Unfair Labor Practices Immediately

    Recently Jules Van Rengen, an official from the Department of Labor reminded a group of immigrants about the importance of reporting unfair labor practices immediately. One worker complained that his ...

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  • Federal Labor Laws Protect All Workers
    Federal Labor Laws Protect All Workers

    A recent case out of Ohio underscores the struggles of many immigrants striving to make a decent wage. In Cincinnati, a lawsuit continues against two veterinarians accused of wage theft involving ...

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  • New Wage And Hour Class Action Suit Against Wal-Mar
    New Wage And Hour Class Action Suit Against Wal-Mar

    A new lawsuit has been filed on behalf of Wal-Mart employees alleging they were denied the wage, benefits and other protections they were entitled to under the law. Specifically, the suit alleges that ...

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  • FLSA Violations Frequent For Low-Wage Laborers
    FLSA Violations Frequent For Low-Wage Laborers

    Recent NewYork Times and Huffington Post articles have focused on the prevalence of Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) violations amongst low wage laborers, often immigrants. The FLSA provides many ...

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  • Immigration Status and the FLSA
    Immigration Status and the FLSA

    If you are an undocumented foreign worker in Georgia, do you have rights under the Fair Labor Standards Act ? It looks like you should have at least some limited rights, if Georgia courts follow a ...

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