Monday, March 2, 2015

Bill Proposals Target Wage Theft

Workers' rights activists want to add legislative protections for victims of wage theft. An easier path to double damages, as well as the ability to impose property liens on employers that are found to have violated wage laws, are a good start, they say. It will be up to lawmakers in Hartford to decide-they'll be hearing testimony on those two proposals this Thursday at the Capitol. More here.