Employment Blog

Investigation by the Department of Labor Results in $1.2 Million in Back Wages

Last week, the Department of Labor (“DOL”) published a news brief on its website summarizing the investigation findings of investigators from the DOL’s Wage and hour Division (“WHD”) of various restaurants in the Charleston, South Carolina area. The WDH investigators found numerous violations of the Fair Labor Standards Act (the “Violations”) at 13 restaurant locations. […]

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The National Labor Relations Board Holds that GameStop Corp. Violated the NLRA

In GameStop Corp., GameStop Inc., Sunrise Publications, Inc., and GameStop Texas Ltd. (L.P.) and Michelle Krecz-Gondor, Case 20-CA-080497, the National Labor Relations Board (the “Board”) held, on December 31, 2015, that GameStop violated Section 8 of the National Labor Relations Act (the “Act”) by maintaining a mandatory arbitration policy under its C.A.R.E.S. Program that interferes […]

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