How Employers Can Still Pay Women Less Than Men

June 1, 2017

A federal appeals court judge in California ruled in late April that employers can legally pay women less than men for the same work when the discrepancy is based on the workers’ previous salaries. The decision overturned a lower court ruling from […]

Studios Snubbed WGA’s Diversity Proposal

May 14, 2017

The union received additional funding for its training program for episodic TV writers, which is geared toward improving the lot of women and minority writers. Under the new deal, CBS, ABC and NBC will now be kicking in a total of $250,000 a year for the program in each of the three years of the contract […]

Female Athletes Get a Trio of Wins in Equality Fight

April 9, 2017

The US women’s national soccer team struck a new collective bargaining agreement with their federation, ending more than a year of at times contentious negotiations, with players seeking comparable compensation to the men’s national team. […]

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