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Category Archives: Worker Rights

  •   December 2015 – I recently received from a Building Trades business manager this opinion column written in 2013 by author Edward McClelland and after reading it I decided I couldn’t exp
  • October 22, 2015 – The Executive Board of the State Building and Construction Trades Council has voted to raise the minimum wage in California for all workers to $15 per hour, with no exceptions
  • October 2015 – I was pleased, but not surprised, to read recently a Bureau of  National Affairs news report that the relentless union-bashing we have seen for many years from right-wing politic
  • When you need to take time off work to deal with serious family health issues you may have a right to Paid Family Leave.  CLICK HERE to learn more about how it can benefit you.
  • September 29, 2014 – Governor Jerry Brown has signed important legislation to hold businesses liable when labor contractors supply workers and then fail to adhere to rules to protect workers. As
  • Employmnet Law Center Powerpoint View the power point presentation on your rights to paid leave and accommodation at work that was part of the 2014 Women's Conference.