ROC Applauds NLRB’s Expanded Joint-Employer Definition — New Definition Could Help Mitigate Unfair Hiring and Promotion Policies Throughout Restaurant Industry

STATEMENT For Immediate Release: August 31, 2015 Contact: Maria Myotte, maria@rocunited.org, 720 352 6153 ROC Applauds NLRB’s Expanded Joint-Employer Definition New Definition Could Help Mitigate Unfair Hiring and Promotion Policies Throughout Restaurant Industry  The following statement should be attributed to…

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THIS WEDNESDAY: Pennsylvania Darden Restaurant Workers Demand Olive Garden Management Stop Harassing Unjustly Fired Olive Garden Employee

MEDIA ADVISORY for Wednesday, August 26, 2015 Contact: Jordan Romanus, 724-833-5158, Jordan@rocunited.org THIS WEDNESDAY: Pennsylvania Darden Restaurant Workers Demand Olive Garden Management Stop Harassing Unjustly Fired Olive Garden Employee Olive Garden Waging Unemployment Fight with Former Long-time Employee Pittsburgh, P.A.…

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Erika Medeiros (Rhode Island)

Erika Medeiros (Rhode Island)

I am 23 years old, and I’ve been working in the restaurant industry for 7 years. Last week, I worked a 30 hour week and walked away with $22.90 in my hourly paycheck. That’s maybe enough to buy myself a…

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Ricky Mercado (Rhode Island)

Ricky Mercado (Rhode Island)

My name’s Ricky Mercado. Born and raised in Providence, RI and I’m a server here in Providence, Rhode Island. We don’t get paid not even a quarter of what we’re worth as servers, and I believe we deserve to get…

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