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Cal Cartage Port Drivers File Claims for Minimum Wage Violations with Los Angeles

For Immediate Release PRESS CONTACTS: Barb Maynard, Justice for Port Drivers Kara Deniz, Teamsters BREAKING NEWS: CA port truck drivers employed by company operating on Port of LA property request investigation of their employer for violating Los Angeles minimum wage law  …

BREAKING: Federal judge blocks TPS deportations after 64 arrested at Port of LA!

PRESS ADVISORY FOR: Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PRESS CONTACT: Barb Maynard, Justice for Port Drivers, [email protected] Kara Deniz, Teamsters, [email protected] Hours after mass civil disobedience at Port of LA highlightingTPS crisis… Federal judge blocks federal government from deporting hundreds of …

Media Round Up #PortStrike October 2018

Press Releases October 3, 2018: BREAKING: Federal judge blocks TPS deportations after 64 arrested at Port of LA! October 3, 2018: Striking Port Drivers with TPS Threatened by Cancellation Rally at Port of LA October 2, 2018: Striking XPO port driver awarded >$100k …

Striking Port Drivers with TPS Threatened by Cancellation Rally at Port of LA

Justice for Port Truck Drivers | Teamsters | Working Families United | NDLON | CARACEN Press Advisory PRESS CONTACT: Barb Maynard, Justice for Port Drivers, 323-351-9321 [email protected] Kara Deniz, Teamsters, (202) 497-6610; [email protected] Armando Carmona, NDLON, (951) 966-6500, [email protected] B. Loewe, Working …

Striking XPO port driver awarded >$100k for wage theft; rally with striking XPO port drivers

Today at 12:30pm PST in Commerce, CA RALLY WITH STRIKING XPO PORT TRUCK DRIVERS PRESS CONTACTS: Media contact: Anna Susman,[email protected] On the ground contact: Kara Deniz,[email protected] Justice for Port Drivers: Barb Maynard, Justice for Port Drivers, [email protected] PRESS ADVISORY FOR: Tuesday, …

Amazon & Toyota contracted port drivers & warehouse workers ON STRIKE from LA to San Diego

PRESS ADVISORY: Monday, Oct. 1, 2018 PRESS CONTACT: Barb Maynard, [email protected] Kara Deniz, [email protected] LA/Long Beach Port Truck Drivers and Warehouse Workers Launch 16th Strike in Five Years; Striking Workers To Call On Company Customers, Including Toyota & Amazon, to Use Their …

Amazon & Toyota Contracted Port Drivers & Warehouse Workers to Strike Monday

PRESS ADVISORY FOR: Monday, Oct. 10, 2018 PRESS CONTACT: Barb Maynard Monday, Oct. 1, starting at 7:00 am LA/Long Beach Port Truck Drivers and Warehouse Workers to Launch 16th Strike in Five Years; Striking Workers To Call On Company Customers, Including …

This is why the Teamsters say L.A., Long Beach port truck drivers will go on strike Monday, Oct. 1

By Mark Edward Nero September 27, 2018 Long Beach Press Telegram “We’re here to put you on notice that we’re fed up and we’re going on strike,” Preston Richie, a business representative for Teamsters Local 848 told the Port of …

Port Workers Plan Strike in L.A. to Challenge Logistics Firms

By Josh Eidelson Bloomberg September 27, 2018 Warehouse workers and truck drivers at Los Angeles ports are planning to launch a three-day strike Monday, aiming to put pressure on logistics companies they claim owe them back wages. Read More

U.S. DOL Orders Cal Cartage Warehouse to Repay Workers $3.5 Million

Press Release  — September 18, 2018 Press Contact: Barb Maynard U.S. Department of Labor Orders NFI Industries’ California Cartage Warehouse to Repay Workers $3.5 Million in Back Wages and Benefits PORT OF LOS ANGELES/LONG BEACH – On September 13, 2018, …