Labor & Employment

Facebook Lawyer Joins Jones Day Gender Bias Suit

Former Jones Day associate Jessica Wilkes, now a product counsel at Facebook, is the first non-named plaintiff to opt-in to a gender discrimination collective action against Jones Day.

President Trump speaks alongside Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta on May 2, 2018. DOL Chief of Staff Nicholas Geale is leaving the department at the end of May 2019, following a White House probe into allegations that Geale mistreated staff and misled the administration on agency progress.

Top Labor Official to Exit After White House Probe

A senior Labor Department official with outsize control of agency operations is leaving after a White House investigation into complaints about mistreating staff and misleading Trump administration …