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Thailand: Police arrests webmaster for child sexual abuse & for posting clip for fee from website patrons
Author: Bangkok Post
"Swingers club webmaster arrested for child sex", 29 September 2019 Crime Suppression Division police...arrested the administrator of a swingers website for sexually abusing an underage girl and posting a clip of sexual acts in exchange for payment fr...
Author: Who Profits
" Involvement in the Israeli Occupation Cisco's Involvement in the Israeli Occupation", September 2019...
- Related companies: Cisco Systems
India: Zomato suspends accounts of delivery executives protesting over changes in pay structure; Includes comments from Zomato
In September 2019, thousands of delivery executives working for Zomato in Mumbai and Bengaluru logged out of the Zomato app, in protest over changes in the company's pay structure. Delivery executives claim Zomato has reduced earnings per delivery, ...
USA: Contracted Google workers vote to join union, following allegations of low wages and unpaid sick leave
Author: Aaron Holmes, Inc.
"Contractors at Google Are Forming a Union", 25 September 2019...
UK: Deliveroo riders strike over changes in pay structure & working conditions; Includes comments from Deliveroo
In August to September 2019, Deliveroo riders across the UK staged protests against changes in Deliveroo's pay structure, where there has been a reduction in the minimum payment riders receive per delivery. Riders were are also protesting in demand of...
USA: Uber & Lyft raise concerns after Seattle announces plans to establish minimum wage for drivers, protect labour standards & introduce new tax
Author: Monica Nickelsburg, GeekWire
"Seattle plans minimum wage and new tax on Uber and Lyft, adding to ride-hailing’s regulatory woes", 16 September 2019...
USA: Investigation highlights 'controlling and exploitative' conditions at Nicalis, incl. racist & homophobic slurs
Author: Jason Schreier, Kotaku
"Inside The Ghosting, Racism And Exploitation At Game Publisher Nicalis", 13 September 2019...
- Related companies: Nicalis
Australia: Union to take Uber to court after driver's appeal alleging unfair dismissal rejected because she was 'not an employee’
Author: Sharon Masige, Business Insider
"The Transport Workers Union is taking Uber to court over an unfair dismissal claim by a former Uber Eats driver", 16 September 2019...
- Related companies: Uber
USA: Google agrees to settlement following allegations of employees being 'suppressed' from speaking out in the workplace
Author: Emily Birnbaum, The Hill
"Google settles with labor board over allegations it suppressed employees' speech in the workplace", 12 September 2019...
- Related companies: Google (part of Alphabet)
South Korea: Workers rally outside Nexon headquarters over restructuring that has put workers in ‘constant job insecurity’
Author: Jung Jun-ho, Korea IT Times
"Nexon's labor union calls on the management to guarantee job security", 5 September 2019...
- Related companies: Nexon