National Consumers League

Worker's Rights

In the earliest days of workplace advocacy, NCL played a role in establishing the 8-hour workday and the minimum wage. Today’s workplace poses many new safety and fairness challenges across all sectors, and NCL continues to fight to protect and improve Workers’ Rights.



Wage Theft: Six common methods

Workers of all types, in all industries can fall victim to wage theft. Learn some of the most common ways employers are unlawfully keeping employees from the wages they deserve. 

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Wage Theft

The National Consumers League's Special Project on Wage Theft seeks to raise awareness about the nature of wage theft in the United States and strives to educate consumers, workers, businesses and governments about wage theft issues. Read this Q & A to learn more about what wage theft is and who it affects.

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