Haleluya Hadero

Government, Business, Safety, Logistics, Private

New York Appeals Court Dismisses Suit Against Amazon

New York Attorney General Letitia James New York Attorney General Letitia James filed the suit, which claimed that Amazon illegally retaliated against workers who spoke up about poor safety conditions in its warehouses. (Seth Wenig/Associated Press)

NEW YORK — An appeals court in New York dismissed New York Attorney General Letitia James’ lawsuit against Amazon over its coronavirus safety protocols and a former employee who led the successful union organizing effort on Staten Island.

Haleluya Hadero | Associated Press
May 10, 2022
Government, Business

Amazon Workers in NYC Reject Union in a Reversal of Fortune

Amazon Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg News

Amazon warehouse workers on Staten Island in New York City overwhelmingly rejected a union bid on May 2, dealing a blow to organizers who last month pulled off the first successful U.S. organizing effort in the retail giant’s history.

Haleluya Hadero | Associated Press
May 2, 2022
Business, Logistics

Amazon Plans to Object to Union Win in New York

Amazon boxes Jason Alden/Bloomberg News

Amazon plans to file objections to the union election on Staten Island, N.Y., that resulted in the first successful U.S. organizing effort in the company’s history.

Haleluya Hadero | Associated Press
April 8, 2022