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Privacy High time to rethink sex worker laws

As Victoria stands today, street prostitution is a crime but selling sex at registered brothels, escort agencies, or as a private sex worker is permitted under strict licensing conditions...

Privacy Google is secretively collecting health data, and American workers should be worried

and come[s] with strict guidance on data privacy, security and usage.”) But there are other ways in which employers can get access to health data. They also can get it through the biometric...

Privacy Revamped Wage Theft Law to Provide Unprecedented Relief for NJ Workers

Attorneys from the private bar, in government, and nonprofits, are needed to engage in enforcement actions to end these too-widespread practices as the new law intends. By the time you read this, ...

Privacy Survey: Over half of Tampa workers will shop online while at work this holiday season

In Tampa, 51 percent of workers surveyed said they planned to shop online at work or while using a work device ... Use of and/or registration on any portion of this site constitutes acceptance of...

Privacy Law Firm That Won 'Janus' Case Is Suing Cuomo for Access to State Workers' ZIP Codes

The law firm that brought the landmark case Janus v ... Plus, the lawsuit said, a person’s zip code isn’t necessarily private information in today’s digital age. “Given the ubiquity of address ...

Privacy Private sector workers worse off: study

Workers in the private sector could be up to $2000 worse off over three years under changes to industrial law being pursued by big business. Research from The Australia Institute's Centre For...

Privacy Theerotic review. Average price for sex workers tracked by The Erotic Review

Shields is erotic on with the privacy of being his own wife, standing off the men ... One parent brings together of the pilot examples, hand-picked by Mariella Frostrup and the Menstrual Review....

Privacy Queensland withdraws laws allowing police to film premises of private sex workers

The Queensland government has pulled draft laws that would have given the police and the Prostitution Licensing Authority additional entry, search, covert filming and seizure powers at private ...

Privacy Qatar approves minimum wage law, scraps worker exit permits

It added it passed another draft law which will lead to the scrapping of exit permits ... Many of the workers toiling on Qatar's building sites, sweeping its streets and cleaning private homes come...

Privacy Snakes, rats, bedbugs, abuse. Migrant worker complaints expose underside of Canada’s seasonal agriculture program

At a farm near London that has been the subject of multiple complaints in recent years, the Star saw bunk beds for 50 workers in an unfinished basement. Many of the bottom bunks were curtained off ...

Privacy ‘Even more headaches’: Publishers brace for fallout from California’s ‘gig worker’ law

The law also makes it highly impractical to hire Californians for high-volume content ... That group has begun to panic about it. A private Facebook group for California freelancers created at the...

Privacy Supreme Court will consider whether gay, transgender workers are protected by federal law

For 50 years, courts read the 1964 law to mean only that women could not be treated worse ... and some differentiate between public and private employment.

Privacy California has a new law for contract workers. But many businesses aren’t ready for change

But the bill did not exempt them. Cuban-born Esther Hermida, 59, has her own small Dana Point corporation, GeoLingua Inc. She interprets for federal and state courts, private law firms,...

Privacy Family of murdered woman calls for new laws on delivery workers

He said he believes Lachazo’s previous run-in with the law should have also barred him from having “direct and continuous access to the private homes of totally innocent victims.” Lachazo did not ...

Privacy Air Canada workers forced athlete, 12, to remove hijab at SFO, complaint says

the complaint says an Air Canada customer service manager acknowledged the importance of respecting a passenger’s right to privacy but alleged the manager failed to acknowledge employees had...

Privacy Public workers, lawmakers hold rally in support of 'Jake's Law' legislation

They held a rally outside of the Berks County Services Center in support of legislation called "Jake's Law." The bill would require state and local government workers to have the same health and ...

Privacy Worker-protection laws aren’t ready for an automated future

Especially for private, nonunionized workers ... That progress highlights the need for meaningful changes to employment laws. Like other companies in what has been called the “gig economy,” Uber...

Privacy Reform unions, not laws protecting workers from their excesses, says Trey Kovacs

In other words, as the amount of workers available to organize in the private-sector has increased, the number of union elections has decreased dramatically. Before changing labor laws, unions need...

Privacy Court: Arizona can't stop local gov'ts from requiring benefits for private-sector workers

PHOENIX — State lawmakers cannot block local governments from mandating that private employers provide workers with more fringe benefits than required in state law, the Arizona Supreme Court has ...

Privacy Apple apologizes and announces changes coming to Siri after a report revealed that workers regularly hear private conversations

Apple apologized and announced changes to Siri after a report indicated that contractors were listening to recordings of private conversations.