Pier 1 Latest To End On-Call Scheduling As NY Turns Up Heat

Law360, New York (December 17, 2015, 8:32 PM EST) -- Pier 1 Imports has agreed to shelve on-call scheduling nationwide by April, joining other major retailers who gave up the practice after pressure from Albany, New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman said Thursday.

The home furnishings outfit will end its on-call system in New York by Jan. 17, Schneiderman said. Pier 1 also agreed to post employee schedules at least 10 to 14 days in advance.

“I commend Pier 1 Imports for recognizing the importance of giving employees predictable schedules, which allow workers to plan for...
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