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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Several NYU students have accused the university’s board of trustees of turning a blind eye to abusive labor practices at its outpost in the United Arab Emirates. 160 more words
By Daniel Wiessner
Dec 19 (Reuters) – The U.S. National Labor Relations Board on Friday filed complaints against McDonald’s Corp and its franchises for alleged labor violations, including the illegal firing and intimidation of staff who protested working conditions. 197 more words
Samsung, the world’s largest smartphone maker, has temporarily closed one of its factories in China after finding evidence that its supplier, Dongguan Shinyang Electronics, was using child labor. 206 more words
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal officials have filed a formal complaint charging that Wal-Mart violated the rights of protesting and striking workers last year.
The National Labor Relations Board says Wal-Mart illegally fired, disciplined or threatened more than 60 employees in 14 states for participating in legally protected activities to complain about wages and working conditions. 85 more words
WASHINGTON (AP) — A new report finds that the federal government awards billions of dollars in contracts each year to companies that routinely violate safety, health and wage regulations. 114 more words