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US Department of Labor sues Maryland contractor for discriminating against Hispanic, African-American employees Potomac Abatement’s actions affected at least 162 workers at many DC- area work sites JESSUP, Md. – The U.S. Department of Labor has filed a lawsuit alleging a Maryland demolition contractor discriminated against more than 150 Hispanic and African-American workers and allowed…

Chemical Maker Vertellus Specialties to Shutter Part of Indy Plant, 40 to 50 Employees Affected Indianapolis-based Vertellus Specialties Inc. has announced a reduction in its work force. In a notice to the state, the chemical manufacturing company said it is closing a portion of its Indianapolis plant, which will lead to the layoffs of 40-50…

Employees receive termination letters from Affiliated Foods According to a copy of the letter provided to the News-Press, Affiliated states employment will be terminated in a permanent mass layoff/plant closing anticipated to begin in October. Specifically to some employees, termination is expected to take place on … Read more on News-Press Now

Citigroup Technology pays $ 1.8M in back wages to 882 employees in Florida after US Labor Department investigation Employees classified improperly as exempt, denied overtime compensation TAMPA, Fla. – A federal investigation into pay practices at a technology subsidiary of global banking giant Citigroup revealed the Florida company denied hundreds of employees’ overtime compensation and…