Employment Discrimination Blog

Racial Discrimination in the Workplace: What You Need to Know

Published on 9th July, 2014 under Race Discrimination

The Panasonic Lawsuit The laws against racial discrimination allow victims to fight back against racial discrimination to obtain some measure of compensation and justice. Last summer, three African-Americans in senior positions with the Panasonic Corporation of North America sued the electronics giant. They asserted the company had permitted a policy of discrimination for decades that ….

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Violations of Overtime Laws in the Hospitality Industry

Published on 8th July, 2014 under Labor Law

Since 1938, US labor law has been governed by the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), which is also known as the Wages and Hours Bill. Not only does this statute govern issues such as minimum wage and the employment of minors, it also enforces a 40-hour workweek, with overtime being paid at one and a ….

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