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Victory for Seafood Workers

The Fair Labor Division of the Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office has announced a settlement with New Bedford Shellfish, a shellfish processing company that bought Brayton Shellfish, a company that had cheated its employees of overtime pay for years.  The original complaint that led to the settlement, which will provide over $78,000 to 32 former and current employees, was brought to the AG’s office by a member of the Community Worker Center of New Bedford, who was represented by Justice At Work.

Right to Know Bill Passes

Gov. Patrick has signed Temporary Worker “Right to Know” bill into law! http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/2012/08/06/patrick-signs-temporary-worker-bill/oNbbAj3nJIXaLtQqYA98XO/story.html Continue reading →