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San Francisco Retail Workers Bill of Rights Takes Effect This Week

San Francisco Retail Workers Bill of Rights Takes Effect This Week

This week, food and non-food retail workers in San Francisco will have something to celebrate ahead of the July Fourth celebrations as the city’s Retail Workers Bill of Rights ordinance takes effect on July 3. Last year, the Retail Workers Bill of Rights became law in San Francisco—making the city the first in the nation […]

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New Study Sheds Light on the Struggles of Involuntary Part-time Workers

New Study Sheds Light on the Struggles of Involuntary Part-time Workers

A new national study by Rutgers University finds that a growing number of part-time workers are being left behind in the economic recovery. According to the study, titled “A Tale of Two Workforces: The Benefits and Burdens of Working Part Time,” nearly one in five Americans are employed in part-time jobs and are working fewer […]

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New Report Sheds Light on Walmart’s Overseas Tax Havens

New Report Sheds Light on Walmart’s Overseas Tax Havens

Americans for Tax Fairness released a new report yesterday that sheds light on Walmart’s placement of at least $76 billion in assets into an elaborate, undisclosed web of 78 subsidiaries and branches in 15 offshore tax havens, which may be used to minimize foreign taxes where it has retail operations and avoid U.S. taxes on […]

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