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Judge Rules For Applebee's Servers Who Didn't Get Paid To Clean Toilets

Posted 08.31.2012 | Small Business

A federal judge in Illinois ruled this week that servers and bartenders at a chain of Applebee's restaurants in the state must be compensated for extr...

Wal-Mart's Legal Bribery

Peter Dreier | Posted 08.21.2012 | Politics
Peter Dreier

Wal-Mart's single-minded goal in the United States is the same as it is in Mexico: open more stores and generate more revenue -- especially in urban areas, the company's next frontier. But it hasn't been easy.

Lila Shapiro

Walmart Faces Long Battle On Sex Discrimination, Despite Supreme Court Ruling | Lila Shapiro | Posted 01.25.2012 | Business

Sex discrimination is alive and well at Walmart, say lawyers who have interviewed thousands of female employees in the years since Betty Dukes and a h...

Dukes Puts 'Em Up Again

Martha Burk | Posted 12.28.2011 | Business
Martha Burk

Remember Dukes v. Walmart, the case that the Supreme Court threw out because the company claimed it was too big to be sued for sex discrimination. Well, like Freddy Krueger every Halloween, it's ba-a-a-ck.

Lila Shapiro

Walmart: Too Big To Sue | Lila Shapiro | Posted 08.20.2011 | Business

As the Supreme Court on Monday derailed claims of gender discrimination by scores of women workers at Walmart stores, the American labor movement abso...

Expanding the Employment Discrimination Defense Manual

Naomi Cahn | Posted 08.20.2011 | Women
Naomi Cahn

In a sleight of hand trick that would make Penn & Teller proud, Justice Scalia has expanded his employment discrimination defense manual available to any employer defending against any type of discrimination claim.

The Walmart Class Action and the Culture of Discrimination

Kent Greenfield | Posted 05.30.2011 | Business
Kent Greenfield

If the questions earlier this week at the Supreme Court hearing about the huge discrimination suit again Walmart are any indication, it looks like hundreds of thousands of women are about to lose.

Lila Shapiro

What's At Stake In The Massive Walmart Anti-Discrimination Case Before The Supreme Court | Lila Shapiro | Posted 05.29.2011 | Business

Walmart Stores, the ...