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What You Need to Know About the Age Discrimination in Employment Act

The Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) of 1967 protects older employees from discrimination in the workplace. Unfortunately, despite the ADEA, age discrimination still remains a persistent employment problem. Older employees often experience… Read More

Restaurant Owners Charged with Stealing Millions from Employees and California Tax Payers

Eight owners and managers of Chinese restaurants in Northern California have been charged with conspiracy, wage theft and workers’ compensation fraud after allegedly stealing $4.5 million in wages from their employees and $2 million from taxpayers. In… Read More

Investigation Uncovers Widespread Employee Exploitation in California’s Port Trucking Industry

A USA TODAY Network investigation found that port trucking companies in Southern California, which transport goods for short distances from shipping ports, often violate federal employment laws by forcing drivers into debt to pay for their trucks and… Read More

Illegal Wage Theft Traps Workers in Silence

Wage theft is a serious problem in California and growing at an alarming rate. Wage theft occurs when an employer denies wages or benefits rightfully owed to an employee. There is no typical offending employer. Companies engaging in wage theft range… Read More

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