Press Releases

Los Angeles City Council Approves $15 Minimum Wage by 2020, Creates Wage Enforcement Division

06/10/2015

For Immediate Release Contact: Juan Gastelum, 520-313-4921, juan•gastelum@berlinrosen•com Elizabeth Brennan, 213-999-2164, Elizabeth•brennan@berlinrosen•com Raise the Wage Commends the Council for Voting to Improve the Lives of Los Angeles Workers LOS ANGELES – With a final vote of 12-1, the Los Angeles City Council on Wednesday approved an ordinance to raise the minimum wage to $15 an […]

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Raise the Wage Responds to City Council Vote in Support of $15 Minimum Wage Proposal

05/19/2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Juan Gastelum at (520) 313-4921, juan•gastelum@berlinrosen•com  Elizabeth Brennan at (213) 999-2164, Elizabeth•Brennan@berlinrosen•com Following a 14-1 vote today by the Los Angeles City Council in support of a $15 minimum wage proposal, Raise the Wage co-chairs Rusty Hicks and Laphonza Butler issued the following statements: Laphonza Butler: “We applaud this pivotal vote […]

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