Tag: 2018

  • Content Moderator Claims PTSD From Reviewing Images Posted On Facebook

    A former Facebook content moderator, Selena Scola, is suing Facebook alleging that she developed Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) from reviewing disturbing material on a daily basis as part of her job duties. Scola worked at Facebook from June 2017 until March 2018. She alleges that as part of her job, she witnessed thousands of…

  • Starbucks Planning Layoffs

    Starbucks Corporation is planning to shake-up its organization. This move will include corporate layoffs starting at top levels, as the company tries to reverse stagnant sales and rekindle investorsā€™ interest in the company. TheĀ organizational changes will begin in late September and continue into November 2018. As of October 1, 2017, Starbucks employed about 10,000 in…

  • Female Workers Sue Facebook For Alleged Discriminatory Job Ads

    A group of female workers claim that Facebook and 10 other employers engaged in unlawful gender discrimination by excluding them from job ads. The ACLU, Outten & Golden LLP, and the Communications Workers of America (CWA) have filed the charges with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) against Facebook and 10 other employers, on behalf…