Tag: Employee

NEWS

Starbucks Ordered To Pay Extra $2.7M To Employee

A New Jersey federal judge has ordered Starbucks to pay a former employee who was awarded $25.6 million in a wrongful termination suit an extra $2.7 million in damages. Shannon Phillips, a former regional director for the chain, sued the coffee giant in 2019, claiming that she was fired for being white. On Wednesday, Judge Joel Slomsky ordered Starbucks to […]

BUSINESS

10 Common Mistakes Managers Make That Could Trigger Employee Lawsuits

Today, many employees are at odds with their employers because of unprincipled conduct in one way or another by some managers. Consequently, lawsuits by employees against their employers are on the increase. The fact is lawsuits are not only time consuming but also a costly exercise. Therefore, everything should always be done to nip issues in the bud. Simply put, […]