Author: Mark Mendoza

by Jessica Mason Pieklo, Senior Legal Analyst, RH Reality Check February 9, 2015 – 10:01 am A Papa John’s pizza franchise in New York must pay its workers nearly $800,000 in unpaid wages over allegations the business underpaid employees and …

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After a five-year investigation of the illegal business practices of 16 defendants in Utah and Arizona, more than 1,000 construction workers will receive over $600,000 in back pay.  In their announcement, the U.S. Department of Labor said that consent judgements …

Wage Theft in the News: Now You LLC Me, Now You Don’t: Shady Web of AZ, UT Wage Theft and Misclassification Uncovered Read More »

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http://labornotes.org/2015/03/lessons-chicago-movers-six-month-strike Lessons from Chicago Movers’ Six-Month Strike  April 08, 2015 / Mark Brenner After nearly two years of organizing and a grueling six-month strike, in February workers at Golan’s Moving and Storage in Skokie, Illinois, ratified their first contract. The …

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Join us to celebrate Mayday- International Workers Day 2015! Mayday is celebrated as the day to mark the victory of the 8 hour work day, after a long struggle in the labor movement. Labor has since made great strides and …

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Undocumented immigrants currently contribute significantly to state and local taxes, collectively paying an estimated $10.6 billion in 2010 with contributions coming from Ohio from undocumented immigrants currently at $700,000,00 and $95,000,000 post-reform.http://www.itep.org/immigration/ Courtesy of Communities United for Citizenship, which meets …

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Details are here: Fundraiser Brunch. Please send this on to all of your constituents!! May 1st, 11am, Mt. Auburn Presbyterian Church 103 William Howard Taft Rd. Call us at CIWC to get your table reservations! We will see you all there! Love & …

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Added to the CPD procedure manual 3/19/15: “Consular identification cards, issued by a country’s respective consulate, are recognized and accepted by the CPD for identification purposes.” “The Department will assist immigrant crime victims with U-Visa Certification applications if they cooperate during an …

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