Wage Suits Hit Record High Amid Focus On Worker Rights

By Aaron Vehling (November 25, 2015, 7:24 PM EST) -- The number of new wage-and-hour suits in federal courts hit an all-time high last year, up about 8 percent over the previous year, a rise attorneys say stems from overtime and minimum wage policy debates around the country increasing worker awareness and the difficulty of applying New Deal-era employment law to the modern workplace....

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