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News From: Fight for 15

by Brian Young | on Jul 17, 2015

Busted in Da Bronx!

On Wednesday, Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced the first arrest of a fast food franchise over stolen wages.  Abdul Jamil Khokhar, an owner of 9 Papa John’s in the Bronx, was...

by Daniel Hinton | on Jun 18, 2015

New York's Wage Boards

There really is no shortage of reasons for raising the hourly minimum wage in the fast food industry:Three out of four fast food workers in New York earn $9.25 per hour or less. Contrary to...

by Press and Media | on Mar 06, 2015

Papa John's forced to pay $2.1 Million to Workers

Papa John’s lost another lawsuit this week, this time for $2.1 Million in unpaid wages.  As part of NY Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s campaign against Papa John’s  ...

by Brian Young | on Feb 26, 2015

TJ Maxx, Marshalls and Homegoods to Follow WalMarts Lead

Following Wal Mart's announcement that they will be raising wages for their workers, TJ Maxx, Marshalls and Homegoods. (all owned by TJX Cos.)  Currently, workers in these three retailors...