How Employment Lawyers Can Help Fight the Gender Pay Gap
HOUSTON, Texas. According to CNBC, under the gender pay gap, the average woman makes 80 cents for every dollar aRead more.
Salary History Questions and the Gender Pay Gap
HOUSTON, Texas. According to Reuters a U.S. court recently ruled that a person’s historical wage could not be used byRead more.
Common Employment Law Violations in Startups
HOUSTON, Texas. Not all employers intentionally violate labor laws. While some may cut corners in labor laws to protect theirRead more.
How Wage Violations Impact the Poorest Families
HOUSTON, Texas. According to a report presented to the Department of Labor, wage violations have a major impact on America’sRead more.
Senate Drags its Feet on Sexual Harassment Legislation and What This Means For Workplace Sexual Harassment
HOUSTON, Texas. Sexual harassment legislation passed in the House, but similar legislation remains to be passed in the Senate. Why?Read more.
Have You Unwittingly Given Up Your Sexual Harassment Civil Rights?
HOUSTON, Texas. Many employers require workers to sign arbitration clauses when they get hired. Signing these clauses is often requiredRead more.
Women-Owned Businesses May Be Paving the Way for Best Practices When it Comes to Sexual Harassment
HOUSTON, Texas. For years, women have been reporting harassment only to be ignored by human resources and their managers (andRead more.
All 22 Female Senators Ask for Vote on Sexual Harassment
HOUSTON, Texas. Sexual harassment in the workplace is a serious issue. According to a 2016 Equal Employment Opportunity Commission report,Read more.
Startup Makes It Easier for Companies and Campuses to Track Sexual Harassment
HOUSTON, Texas. One of the problems with enforcing sexual harassment policies is the fact that victims are often reluctant toRead more.
Wage Violations in Restaurants
HOUSTON, Texas. More states are considering changing the laws about how tipped workers are paid. According to the Department ofRead more.
Wage Violations: Are You Getting Paid the Minimum Wage
HOUSTON, Texas. The federal minimum wage is $7.25 per hour. However, some states have raised their minimum wage requirements toRead more.
More Unpaid Overtime Cases Won in Houston
HOUSTON, Texas. According to ABC 13, twenty-four employees at a Mexican restaurant in Houston will receive approximately $100,000 in unpaidRead more.