Walgreens and Theranos finalized a Settlement with consumers who took incorrect Tests

Walgreens has reached a tentative settlement with consumers who took faulty Theranos blood tests, according to a court document filed Monday. The proposed settlement agreement will be filed in about three weeks, according to the court document. The details of the agreement are not known. In 2017, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Walgreens and … Read more

The Largest Strike ever in the US against a Single Employer could be imminent.

UPS workers represented by the Teamsters voted overwhelmingly on Friday in favor of a nationwide strike that could have far-reaching consequences for workers and the economy. The union said on Friday that 97% of workers are in favour of walking off the job if they do not reach a satisfactory agreement with the mail-order giant … Read more

Trader Joe’s breached workers’ Rights in a Unionized shop: Says FED

Trader Joe’s may have broken the law at a Minnesota shop where workers unionised last year. According to a new complaint filed with the National Labour Relations Board, management at the grocery chain unlawfully removed union documents from the break room last November and prohibited workers from displaying leaflets about organising. A regional director of … Read more

Yeezy Shoes are back on sale months after Adidas cut ties with Kanye West

Some of Adidas’ remaining Yeezy shoes are back on sale – months after the German sportswear company ended its relationship with Ye, the rapper formerly known as Kanye West. Adidas ended its year-long partnership with Ye in late October in light of his anti-Semitic remarks and other harmful behavior. In the months that followed, the … Read more

Trader Joe’s is in hot water – Yet Again

Trader Joe’s United, a union representing Trader Joe’s workers, has accused the grocer of unlawfully firing an employee for being an outspoken union supporter to improve working conditions at its shop. The employee, Stephen Andrade, worked for Trader Joe’s for nearly 18 years and posted signs at the shop in Hadley, Massachusetts, the company’s first shop … Read more

JPMorgan Finalizes Settlement with Victims of Jeffrey Epstein

JPMorgan Chase has reached a settlement in a class action lawsuit with victims of financier Jeffrey Epstein. Epstein was arrested in 2019 on a federal indictment accusing him of paying underage girls hundreds of dollars in cash for massages and then molesting them at his homes in Florida and New York. He was found dead … Read more

Starbucks’ hidden Agenda against the union-workers

The president of the union that organizes Starbucks shops has a message for the coffee chain: come to the bargaining table – and just one table, not hundreds. The Workers United union has been trying to negotiate initial contracts for the more than 300 Starbucks shops that have formed a union since late 2021. But … Read more

Sudden Closure of a Starbucks – and Employees Say it was retaliation

After employees at a Starbucks shop in Ithaca, New York, called a strike last April, a communications specialist at the PR firm Edelman sent a “real-time alert” to Starbucks executives. “I point to an article in The Ithacan about the strike at Starbucks at Cornell University,” the specialist wrote. “The partners went on strike over … Read more

American Airlines Pilots Vote to Strike

American Airlines pilots have voted overwhelmingly to strike as they try to reach a new contract before the summer travel season. The likelihood of a work stoppage is slim, however, because airline workers must clear several hurdles before they can legally walk off the job. Flight Captain Ed Sicher, president of the Allied Pilots Association, … Read more

The Medieval Times is charged with illegal Trade Union Aggression.

A National Labour Relations Board regional director filed a complaint Tuesday accusing Medieval Times management of an illegal scheme to undermine union support at its castle in Buena Park, California. Overview Last year, workers at the castle launched a union campaign to improve wages and working conditions, collecting signed union cards from show cast members, … Read more