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October 10, 2015. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ Workers Allege Overtime Pay Violations in Pennsylvania Employment Lawsuit ]
Pittsburgh, PA It may be based in Texas, but Express Energy Services LLC (Express Energy) is nonetheless facing a Pennsylvania employment class-action lawsuit after a wireline operator and a wireline hand claim they routinely work 84-hour weeks without receiving overtime pay. The plaintiffs allege the violations run afoul of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and various other statutes observed by the state of Pennsylvania, and one other state.
November 1, 2010. By Charles Benson.
Read [ Teachers Union Claims That District Violated Pennsylvania Labor Law ]
Old Forge, PA A teachers union in the Keystone State is claiming that a school board violated Pennsylvania labor law by refusing to negotiate with its representatives.
August 13, 2010. By Charles Benson.
Read [ Reality Show Spurs Proposed Change to Pennsylvania Labor Law ]
Harrisburg, PA A state representative has drafted legislation that would change how Pennsylvania labor law affects child actors working on reality television shows.
January 18, 2010. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ Former Administrator Files Pennsylvania Employment Lawsuit ]
Allentown, PA A former Pennsylvania school administrator filed a lawsuit against her former employer, alleging racial discrimination as the primary basis of her termination.
December 24, 2009. By Charles Benson.
Read [ Feds Investigating Visa Irregularities under Pennsylvania State Labor Law ]
West Chester, PA Federal investigators have taken an interest in several workplace irregularities involving working visas at a West Chester temp agency, in what could be a serious violation of federal and Pennsylvania state labor law.
December 2, 2009. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ Pennsylvania Hotel Employment under the Microscope ]
Pittsburgh, PA Pennsylvanians employed in the hotel and hospitality industry will be especially interested in the Pennsylvania labor laws pertaining to adequate pay and other provisions, since the federal Department of Labor announced just last month that western Pennsylvania's hotel and motel industry is under investigation for violation of minimum wage and overtime laws.
October 22, 2009. By Heidi Turner.
Read [ Pennsylvania Employment Lawsuits ]
Hanover, PAPennsylvania employment law protects the rights of Pennsylvania employees. However, there are situations in which employees must turn to Pennsylvania lawyers to defend their rights. This can occur in situations where discrimination or harassment have occurred in the workplace or where employees' benefits programs are not being properly managed.