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New Services Enable Fans to Pay Creators Directly

The Internet is a massive revenue-generating machine, but without content, the whole model falls apart. Creative people can participate in revenue sharing on YouTube, but it’s a fairly limited way to make money. New services like ChangeTip...Show More Summary

NFL Says Legally It Doesn't Have to Address Cheerleaders' Shitty Wages

Over the course of the last year, NFL cheerleaders have attempted to raise their pay to at least minimum wage through various lawsuits. In June, two Oakland Raiderettes sued the league for fair pay. The NFL's official response? Not our problem. Read more...

The Simple Case For Intel

By ColoradoWealthManagementFund: Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) has done fairly well since 2013 started, up 56.64% in a little more than 20 months. That's on top of paying out $1.575 per share in dividends resulting in a total yield of 64.09% over the period before any benefits of reinvestment. Show More Summary

Newswire: Sharlto Copley will star in that Powers series on your PlayStation

All those new costumes you keep purchasing for your Dead Or Alive 5 characters continues to pay off, as thanks to you, Sony PlayStation has been able to bring some fairly big-ticket names to Powers (and all your video game ladies look sooo pretty). Show More Summary

Robert Redford Files Lawsuit Over $1.6 Million Tax Bill

Is Robert Redford paying his fair share? New York State apparently doesn’t think so. Authorities there slapped him with a $1.6 million bill (which includes about $700,000 in interest) for unpaid taxes in connection with the 2005 sale of part of his ownership stake in the Sundance Channel To Cablevision’s Rainbow Media which he owned

Lib Feminist Leader Calls for Free Tampons for All

Feminist leader Jessica Valenti (NARAL Director and Planned Parenthood heroine, wants government to provide free tampons for all. It’s just not fair that women have to pay for their menstrual care products. Valenti tweeted this out last week. Twitter friends: … Continue reading ?

Bronx officials push FreshDirect to pay fair wages

Officials are urging FreshDirect — which is receiving millions in public subsidies as it expands in the Bronx — to pay fair wages to its workers.

Credit Scores Get A Little More Fair (But the System Is Still Rigged)

Good news! Your credit score might go up today if you're caught up on your bills. Bad news! The system is still too vulnerable to false claims, and the only person paying for it is you.

Court rejects $325M wage-fixing settlement, says Apple, others should 'pay their fair share'

A federal judge on Friday rejected a settlement proposal put forth by Apple, Google, Intel, and Adobe that would have seen the Silicon Valley giants pay $324.5 million to end a long-running class action lawsuit alleging that they conspired to suppress salary inflation among workers.

What If You Didn’t Set Prices?

Have you ever considered why you choose to set prices? For most of us, we set prices because we have been taught, and we believe, that if we do not, our customer will not pay fairly for the item of value we are selling. This feeling, of others not being willing to pay, is based upon the assumption … Read More

Obama Targets Businesses that Bail on U.S.

U.S. companies reincorporated overseas should pay their fair share, the President says.

South Korea Targets Household-Corporate Income Gap in Tax Plan

Is South Korea’s new policy of taxing companies that don’t pay out more of their cash reserves in wages and dividends fair? In considering that, Seoul’s policymakers would like you to take these figures into account: total Korean corporate earnings accounted for 26% of the country’s gross domestic product last year, up from 13% in 1998. Show More Summary

Congressman questions fairness of case against son

2 weeks agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

A Philadelphia congressman's son was accused of stealing funds for city schools and using loans unlawfully to pay personal expenses

LinkedIn Pays $6 Million in Back Wages

If you’re an employer, take heed from LinkedIn. It does not pay to violate the Fair Labor Standards Act. Yesterday the Labor Department announced that LinkedIn has agreed to pay six million in back wages and damages to 359 current and former employees. Show More Summary

LinkedIn To Pay Workers Nearly $3.5 Million In Unpaid Overtime After Breaking Federal Labor Laws

LinkedIn has to pay employees nearly $6 million in unpaid overtime and damages after a federal investigation found the company violated the Fair Labor Standards Act. The post LinkedIn To Pay Workers Nearly $3.5 Million In Unpaid Overtime After Breaking Federal Labor Laws appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Xcel Energy: Swiftboating for Solar

Xcel Energy, Colorado's largest investor-owned utility, is attacking net metering once again. Rather than pay solar customers full, fair credit for the energy they put back into the grid, the company would undermine the solar market altogether. Show More Summary

Xcel Energy: Swiftboating for Solar

Xcel Energy, Colorado's largest investor-owned utility, is attacking net metering once again. Rather than pay solar customers full, fair credit for the energy they put back into the grid, the company would undermine the solar market altogether. Show More Summary

Today in Small Business: Are Employees ‘Champions’?

President Obama signs a "fair pay" order. How a former waitress at Denny's amassed an empire of Denny's locations. A high-tech way to smuggle marijuana.

Obama Offers to Wash Cars, Walk Dogs to Get Congress in Action

Thursday, at a White House ceremony to sign the Executive Order titled “Fair Pay and Safe Workplace," President Barack Obama criticized Republican lawmakers for being unwilling to pass his agenda. In discussing his order which will require...Show More Summary

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