Alleged discrimination against employees and prospects leads to lawsuits and penalties for assisted living communities in California, Georgia

Alleged discrimination against employees and prospects leads to lawsuits and penalties for assisted living...

(Source: Seksan Mongkhonkhamsao / Getty Images) Nine assisted living communities in Georgia and California...
A rare bipartisan push for disability rights in Georgia – Mother Jones

A rare bipartisan push for disability rights in Georgia – Mother Jones

Disabled people work in a workshop for the disabled, where disabled workers are often paid less than the minimum wageKim Weimer/Bucks County Courier Times/AP Combat disinformation: Sign up for the...
A teenage worker died in a poultry factory.  His mother is suing the Georgia-based company that hired him, WABE

A teenage worker died in a poultry factory. His mother is suing the...

The mother of a 16-year-old who died in an industrial accident at a Mississippi poultry plant is suing the companies that hired and employed him, accusing them of failing...
Georgia Governor Brian Kemp signs a $66 billion state budget

Georgia Governor Brian Kemp signs a $66 billion state budget

ATLANTA, Ga. (Atlanta News First) - Georgia's public school teachers and state employees will soon get a raise as Gov. Brian Kemp is set to sign a new $66.8...
Solidarity Center – New books improve access to labor law in Georgia

Solidarity Center – New books improve access to labor law in Georgia

Three new Georgian books will help improve access to legal information and justice for workers and the organizations that represent them. The titles, which bring together international labor standards and...
Georgia should ensure effective implementation of anti-discrimination laws and improve the protection of human rights in the areas of labor and the environment

Georgia should ensure effective implementation of anti-discrimination laws and improve the protection of human...

Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights Dunja Mijatović today published the report following her visit to Georgia in February 2022 with recommendations to combat discrimination against LGBTI people...
Georgia courts may not apply foreign law to restrictive covenants that do not comply with the Georgia Restrictive Covenants Act

Georgia courts may not apply foreign law to restrictive covenants that do not comply...

On September 6, 2023, the Georgia Supreme Court reiterated that Georgia courts must first determine whether a restrictive covenant is enforceable under Georgia law before applying a foreign...
Georgia House of Representatives increases budget with pay raises for teachers, state workers – WABE

Georgia House of Representatives increases budget with pay raises for teachers, state workers –...

Pay raises for Georgia public school teachers and state employees took a step forward Tuesday when the House Budget Committee approved a spending plan for the fiscal year that...

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Georgia governor signs immigration bill months after UGA killing, worrying Latino advocates

Georgia governor signs immigration bill months after UGA killing, worrying Latino advocates

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Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp said the new immigration law he signed Wednesday in response to the killing of Laken Riley would improve public safety,...