salary history

Philadelphia City Hall
Courtesy of Paul Gluck
Pat Loeb
September 25, 2018 - 12:51 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The city of Philadelphia has filed its appeal of a federal court ruling that tossed out a law aimed at wage equity. The law would prohibit employers from asking about a job applicant's salary history. The law passed two years ago but never took effect because the...
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Dreamstime
Pat Loeb
May 29, 2018 - 6:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Both the City of Philadelphia and the Chamber of Commerce are appealing a federal judge's ruling on a city law that would ban employers from asking a job applicant's wage history. The law was intended to protect groups who have historically been paid less, but the...
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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed legislation that requires equal pay for women.
Pat Loeb
May 02, 2018 - 7:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The city has lost its attempt to bar employers from asking about a job applicant's salary history. A federal judge has ruled in favor of Philadelphia businesses who said the law violated freedom of speech. Now the city is deciding whether to appeal. Councilman Bill...
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