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The On-Demand Economy Should Be Challenged By Workers

 

California Gov. Signs Bill Protecting Workers from Wage Theft

 

Meet Washington’s wage and hour enforcer

 

Carwash owners file lawsuit against NYC over new rules

 

Car Wash Owners Sue City

 

Pinellas commissioners moving forward with wage theft recovery program

 

Oregon regulators say Uber drivers are employees

 

Carwash Owners in New York Sue City Over Unionization Rules

 

Florida should do better by its minimum-wage workers

 

Undocumented Woman Faces 24 Felony Counts For Collecting A Paycheck

 

Papa John's Stores to Pay $500,000 Wage Theft Settlement

 

Papa John's franchisees slapped on wage theft

 

Workers Fight Back Against Racism, Wage Theft, Toxic Hazards, and Chronic Overwork at Brooklyn B&H Warehouse

 

Court approves FedEx’s $228M settlement with drivers, resolving ‘misclassification’ claims

 

Students must fight for subcontracted workers’ rights

 

Wage Theft In Berkeley

 

Airline service workers entitled to breaks, appeals court rules

 

Contractors blame downturn for theft of retirement funds

 

Forever 21 And Others Accused Of Skirting California Labor Laws Around On-Call Shifts

 

Workers protest 'wage theft' at Natick housing development

 

Attorney says detainees should be paid minimum wage

 

Area glass company owes $46K in unpaid wages, penalties

 

Papa John's Stores To Dish Up Half A Million Dollars In Wage Theft Case

 

NY task force on worker exploitation to hold first meeting

 

Los Angeles takes steps to form new office to enforce rising minimum wage

 

Independent truckers make more than employed counterparts, economist says

 

Hodges backs off on calls for a fair-scheduling ordinance

 

LA Workers Celebrate Passage Of The Fair Day's Pay Act

 

Editorial: Fighting wage theft

 

Hundreds march in support of workers' rights

 

Minimum-wage jobs use, abuse workers

 

Papa John's Franchisee May Face Prison for Avoiding Overtime Pay

 

New law seeks to collect workers' unpaid wages

 

The Latest: Brown rejects state penalties for campus assault

 

At NC Department of Labor, little help for unpaid workers

 

Nanny sues Uber, Airbnb executives for alleged wage theft and sexual harassment

 

BCBG Hit With Wage Theft Class Action Over On-Call Shifts

 

New York, Boston airport workers fight for wages, better conditions

 

Will Tampa Bay's wage theft ordinances spur the Legislature to act?

 

Labor Department cracks down on Arizona medical transport firms

 

Measure To Prevent Wage Theft Introduced To Phila. City Council

 

Workers win $42,000 suit after saying they were denied overtime, minimum wage

 

Former Coaches Hall, Anderson Suing Penn State for Unpaid Wages

 

Protesters gather outside Indigo to demand back wages for dishwasher

 

O.C. business owner convicted of tax fraud, wage withholding in L.A. public works projects

 

Workers Hold Wage Rally At Minneapolis City Hall

 

Domestic worker accuses tech execs of sex harassment, wage theft

 

Uber, Airbnb Execs Sued By Live-In Domestic Worker For Years Of Sexual Harassment, Wage Theft

 

Hillsborough commissioners reach compromise on wage theft plan

 

Brown rejects labor-backed laws in sweeping bill package

 

Commentary: Bill addresses uncertainties about piece-rate pay

 

An Uber Union?

 

State Steps Up Enforcement at Nail Salons

 

CAST at the United Nations

 
CAST Highlighted in Key Diplomatic Publication

CAST Highlighted in Key Diplomatic Publication

 
CAST Receives Presidential Award

CAST Receives Presidential Award

 
Action Alert: Strengthen the Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act

Action Alert: Strengthen the Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act

 

National Human Trafficking Awareness Day

 

Domestic Worker Bill of Rights Heads to the Governor’s Office

 

Uniformity in Trafficking Laws

 

2013 Trafficking in Persons Report Focuses on Victim Identification

 

Sound of Change Concert kicks off the Chime For Change Campaign

 

CAST in the Top 10 for People's Momentum Award Contest

 

Limited Edition T-shirts from The Hamper Partnership until March 31

 

Help CAST win a $10,000 grant!

 

President Obama Expected to Sign Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act

 
TVPRA Passed in the House!

TVPRA Passed in the House!

 

TVPRA Passed in the U.S. Senate!

 

Help CAST Pass Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act

 

NIJ Study on Trafficking of Migrant Laborers in San Diego

 
Gallant/CAST Launch Party

Gallant/CAST Launch Party

 

Raise the Bar Hershey!

 

PRESIDENT OBAMA RECOGNIZES MODERN-DAY SLAVERY SURVIVOR AT CLINTON GLOBAL INITIATIVE

 

Hope Drives Human Trafficking Survivor Lauded By Obama at CGI

 

Ask Your Republican California Federal Representative to Co-Sponsor the Strengthening the Child Welfare Reponses to Trafficking Act

 

2012 Global Human Trafficking Conference

 

Runaway Girl

 

Nearly 80 Juveniles Recovered in Nationwide Operation Targeting Underage Prostitution

 

CAST Nominated for the 2012 Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Award

 

Freedom Here & Now: Ending Modern Slavery

 

Agricultural Slavery Film

 

Jessica a Short Film

 

Small Planet

 

Maria a Short Film

 

Senator Steinberg’s SB 1193 (Hotline Posting) Factsheet

 

My Female Faith Hero: Catholic Sisters

 

Rescue & Restore Special Report

 

The Body Shop: Striving to be a force for good

 

Hundreds Rally Against Human Trafficking in Pomona

 

U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement on National Trafficking Month

 

Walkers warn Angelenos about human trafficking and slavery

 

Shop, Save & Support CAST

 

Voice of Survivors: Human Trafficking Prevention Month

 

California law turns up heat on labor conditions

 

Obama declares human trafficking prevention month

 

Sold into slavery as a girl, Shyima Hall becomes a U.S. citizen

 

From the field: CAST volunteer mobilizes the community to help survivors of slavery

 

Compliance is Not Enough: Best Practices in Responding to The California Transparency in Supply Chains Act

 

Effective Supply Chain Accountability

 

Trends in Exploitation Event at UCLA

 

Ask Your Representative to Co-Sponsor H.R. 2830

 

U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Introduces Bills to Strengthen Child Welfare Agencies Responses to Trafficking, Establishes Task Force to Combat Cyber Human Trafficking

 

Maloney Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Fight Human Trafficking

 

Identification of human trafficking victims in health care settings

 

Ask Your Senator to Co-sponsor S.1301

 

EEOC Files Suit against Global Horizons

 

13th Annual Gala set for May 12, 2011

 

Picked Apart: Hidden Struggles of Migrant Worker Women in the Maryland Crab Industry

 

Don't miss the 2011 Freedom Network Conference

 

The Alliance to End Slavery and Trafficking (ATEST) Launches New Campaign in Times Square

 

Take Action: Tell President Obama to make the fight against slavery a priority

 

Injustice on our Plates: Immigrant Women in the US Food Industry- A Southern Poverty Law

 

EEOC: Employment Discrimination Laws ‘New Frontier’ In War Against Human Labor Trafficking

 

Labor Rights Advocates Congratulate Bridgestone/Firestone Workers in Liberia on Award

 

From The Star Advertiser: Scope of Isle Farm worker Case widens

 

January 11th Freedom Walk and Freedom Fair

 

Secretary Clinton’s Op Ed: An End to Human Trafficking

 

Supply Chain Transparancy Act (SB657) has been signed Into law by Gov. Schwarzenegger

 

Human Trafficking: One Woman’s Story, by Katherine Schwarzenegger

 

CAST Accorded 2010 Outstanding Resources Award

 

New materials for supply chain campaign

 

Supply Chain Transparency Bill Passes CA State Assembly Judiciary Committee

 

Driven by Globalization, Today’s Slave Trade Thrives at Home and Abroad

 

SUPPORT THE CALIFORNIA TRANSPARENCY IN SUPPLY CHAINS ACT OF 2010 –

 

Current Bill List

 

TAKE ACTION TO INCREASE FUNDING FOR HUMAN TRAFFICKING SURVIVORS

 

Re-emancipation Proclamation

 

Support CAST while you surf the net, with www.goodsearch.com

 

27 things you can do to fight slavery and trafficking

 

Senate Supply Chain bill 657

 

Symposium 2010 on Human Trafficking- the Price we pay- Feb 27th

 

Senate to hold joint hearing on slavery and trafficking

 

Launch of CAST's student chapters

 

LA Marathon

 

The Journey- NPR story and art installation

 

Watch Baseball and Support Anti-Trafficking!

 

Child Sex Slaves Treated As Criminals

 

New Director at ORR

 

Pamphlet Informs Potential Trafficking Victims of Rights, Resources

 

Wealthy Employers "Willfully Blind" to Domestic Servitude

 

California's Assembly Public Safety Committee Approves Anti-Trafficking Bill

 

Call Hershey to Demand End to Child Labor

 

Hillary Clinton's Anti-Trafficking Op-Ed for WaPo

 

Attorney General’s Annual Report on Human Trafficking Released

 

Hillary Clinton Introduces 9th Annual TIP Report

 

CAST Followed Bills California State Legislation May 15th, 2009

 

Background Sheet AB 1002 (Fong & Ma) California Human Trafficking Trust Fund

 

SB1564 Fact Sheet

 

Case Workers Privilege Fact Sheet

 

Assisting Human Trafficking Victims AB 22 Requirement

 

Fourth AB 988 (BROWNLEY, 2009)Certification of Training and POST Training on U-VISA

 

Protections for Victims of Trafficking in California

 

Strings Attached, Ms. Magazine Spring 2009 Issue

 

KVUE News

 

White House Press Room “President Obama Announces Another Key State Department Post”

 

LA Weekly “Enslaved in Suburbia: Inside the World of Indentured Servants and the Visa Violaters ...

 

US Catholic

 

La Opinion