S.F. Gets 'Gig'y With New Strategy To Support Freelance WorkersSan Francisco has launched a strategy supporting freelancers and the self-employed in response to the "gig economy" labor market that focuses contract and freelance work.
Ronald Reagan, Union Leader And Buster, To Be Inducted Into U.S. Labor Hall Of HonorFormer Pres. Reagan, a one-time Hollywood union leader who fired 11,000 air traffic controllers and crushed their union, will be inducted into the Labor Department's Labor Hall of Honor.
Caltrans Mounts Statewide Campaign To Fill More Than 1,100 JobsOpen positions are in maintenance, human resources, legal, engineering, information technology and environmental planning.
Tentative Deal Averts Sunnyvale City Workers StrikeCity officials and negotiators for Sunnyvale's unionized city employees reached a tentative agreement on a new contract early Monday, averting a planned walkout.
West Coast Dockworkers To Vote On Labor-Peace Deal At S.F. MeetingWest Coast seaports could get long-term labor peace if dockworkers approve a new contract extension.
Labor Department Awards $1.66M To Aid Laid-Off Silicon Valley WorkersThe U.S. Labor Department awarded a grant of $1.66 million to continue employment services for laid off Silicon Valley workers.
California Sues Forever 21 Over Alleged Discriminatory 'English-Only' PolicyForever 21 violated state civil rights laws and discriminated against Spanish-speaking employees when it adopted an English-only policy at its flagship San Francisco store, according to a lawsuit filed by the State of California.
11,000 Workers Walk Off Job at UC Campuses Across CaliforniaMore than 11,000 clerical and administrative support workers are on a one-day strike against the 10-campus University of California system and medical centers.
12,000 UC Staffers To Stage 1-Day WalkoutThousands of clerical and support staff throughout the University of California system will stage a one-day walkout Tuesday in sympathy with striking workers at UCLA.
University Of California Labor Union Survey Shows Workers Struggle To EatLow pay keeps thousands of University of California support workers struggling to fend off hunger and make ends meet, according to survey.
Striking Santa Clara County Court Workers Reach Tentative Contract AgreementThe Santa Clara County Superior Court Professional Employees Association entered mediation with the court on Wednesday and reached a tentative contract agreement Friday afternoon.
Overtime Pay Available To Millions Of U.S. Workers Under New RulesMillions of U.S. workers will become eligible for overtime pay under new rules issued Wednesday by President Obama's administration.