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Supreme Court could make it harder to sue over issues like the gender pay gap

The court, doing away with a holding from the National Labor Relations Board, ruled that the agreements could force workers to arbitrate the cases as individuals, rather than as groups. That made some bread-and-butter class action cases — disputes over gender pay disparity and harassment, for instance — much harder to bring. “The court’s decisions […]

Inter Milan To Sue La Liga Boss Over Luka Modric Comments

Inter Milan said on Friday they were ready to sue Spanish football league president Javier Tebas over comments he made concerning the Italian team’s bid to sign Real Madrid’s Croatian star Luka Modric this summer. “Inter Milan announces that it will take legal action against Mr Javier Tebas in relation to statements made today to […]

Nike president and CEO Mark Parker

Ex-Nike employees sue over gender discrimination, hostile workplace 

In a statement to CNBC, Nike said they oppose discrimination in any form. “We are committed to competitive pay and benefits for our employees. The vast majority of Nike employees live by our values of dignity and respect for others,” the company said in the statement. Complaints first surfaced at Nike in March when a […]