Lawyers For Martin Shkreli Fight Gag Order For ‘Misunderstood Genius’

Shkreli, who is on trial for securities fraud, wants to keep using his Twitter handle. Business and Finance News, Opinion and Analysis – HuffPost Business

The Fight Over The Fight For $15 In Seattle

Seattle is among the leaders in hiking its minimum wage. Business and Finance News, Opinion and Analysis – HuffPost Business

‘Dykes On Bikes’ Supported Asian-American Band’s Fight To Reclaim Racial Slur

Another group with a controversial name is ecstatic over the Supreme Court’s recent decision on an Asian-American rock band’s case.  Dykes On Bikes, a nonprofit lesbian motorcycle organization that has had trademark troubles of its own, is celebrating after band The Slants won its case on Monday. The Patent and Trademark Office had previously struck down […]

Darrelle Revis To Be Charged In Fight That Leaves Two Men Unconscious

A lawyer for New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis says his client was on the defensive during a street fight in Pittsburgh on Sunday ― but law enforcement apparently disagrees. Pittsburgh police said Thursday they have charges pending against the four-time All-Pro for robbery, conspiracy, aggravated assault and terroristic threats. In the early hours confrontation […]

College Athletes Lost Another Fight To Get Paid. But There’s A Silver Lining.

On Monday, a federal appeals court ruled against three track and field athletes who had sued the University of Pennsylvania and the NCAA on the grounds that they were employees who did not receive fair compensation under federal wage and hour laws. The ruling from the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals was the latest […]

McDonald’s Turned To A Firm With Clinton Ties To Fight The Fight For $15

As the face of the fast-food industry, McDonald’s has always been the juiciest target for the Fight for $ 15 movement. Labor unions and low-wage workers have sued, mocked and vilified the Golden Arches ever since workers first walked off the job in 2012 to protest poverty pay. So it’s no shock that the world’s […]

Progressive Groups Fight Vegas NFL Stadium After Nevada Senate Approves $750 Million Tax Subsidy

The Nevada state senate on Tuesday approved legislation that would put $ 750 million in taxpayer money toward the construction of a new Las Vegas football stadium ― the first step in giving away the largest public subsidy ever for an American pro sports facility. The stadium, with an overall proposed price tag of $ […]