Attorney General Bonta Files Amicus Brief in Support of Workers’ Rights Under the Private Attorneys General Act | State of California – Department of Justice

Betty Q. Hixson

OAKLAND – California Attorney General Rob Bonta today filed an amicus brief before the U.S. Supreme Court in defense of critical California labor protections under the Private Attorneys General Act (PAGA) in Viking River Cruises, Inc. v. Moriana. PAGA is one of California’s premier tools in the fight against worker […]

Labor Union Charges Phoenix Starbucks with Retaliation Against Workers

Betty Q. Hixson

Arizona Starbucks baristas claim that the publicly-traded Seattle coffee giant is trying to undermine unionization efforts by spying on workers and other union-busting tactics. Starbucks managers responsible for a bustling drive-thru location in North Phoenix are accused of employee surveillance and attempting to dissuade them against unionizing, federal labor records obtained […]