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.
Trump Wants to Undo Tip-Pooling Legislation
HOUSTON, Texas. Currently, if you are a server at a restaurant, your employer is not legally permitted to take yourRead more.
Is Your Company Making You Work Off the Clock? It’s Illegal
HOUSTON, Texas. The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) requires that nonexempt employees be compensated for time and time and aRead more.
Should Sexual Harassment Settlements Be Confidential?
HOUSTON, Texas. The confidentiality of some sexual harassment settlements has left some wondering whether they harm or protect individuals whoRead more.
What is Sexual Harassment?
HOUSTON, Texas. According to Click2Houston, more workers in Houston are asking “What is sexual harassment?” and “What can I doRead more.
Looking Credible May Be As Important As Being Credible
HOUSTON, Texas. What does it take to be believed? One woman writing for the New York Times, recently wrote aboutRead more.
You Reported Sexual Harassment—What to Do When HR Doesn’t Help
HOUSTON, Texas. If you are facing sexual harassment in the workplace, it is important to report it as soon asRead more.
The Long-Term Impact of Sexual Harassment
HOUSTON, Texas. The impact that sexual harassment can have on the careers of women and on the women who surroundRead more.
Salaried Workers and Overtime Pay: What You Need to Know Before You Take the Job
HOUSTON, Texas. In 2016, the Fair Labor Standards Act changed the annual salary threshold an individual must be paid beforeRead more.