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• Unique new worker cooperative planned 02-26-2015
Make the Road is boosting support for transgender Latina immigrants.
• BROADCAST: Workers Win Court Cases, But Canít Recover Stolen Wages 02-25-2015
The New York State Department of Labor boasts that it has recovered $169.4 million in stolen wages since 2011 through settlements and judgments against employers.
• Comptroller Stringer calls for more interpreters, language help in Housing Courts 02-23-2015
Fighting your landlord in court is bad enough. It’s even worse if you can’t understand a word of what’s going on, says New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer.
• Immigration Executive Action Delay: Who Is Judge Andrew Hanen? What You Need to Know 02-20-2015
Immigrants attend a workshop for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), on Feb. 18, 2015 in New York City.

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Paid Sick Days Now the Law in NYC!

Starting July 30, 2014, workers in NYC can now take paid sick days under the recent expansion of the Earned Sick Time Act that MRNY members helped to win.

Building upon the original law, now workers at businesses with 5 employees or more can earn up to 5 paid days off per year to care for themselves or a sick family member. No worker in NYC can be fired for taking a sick day. Read more...