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Raw Story
Judge rules that US women’s soccer team cannot strike for higher wagesathletes said that some of them earned as little as 40 percent of what men’s te
Judge rules that US women’s soccer team cannot strike for higher wages
Raw Story / Posted 21 days ago
athletes said that some of them earned as little as 40 percent of what men’s team players make, according to their lawyer Jeffrey Kessler. In the complaint to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the players asked for an investigation of... Read more
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SportsFan
US women's soccer team strike bannedathletes said that some of them earned as little as 40 per cent of what men's t
US women's soccer team strike banned
SportsFan / Posted 21 days ago
athletes said that some of them earned as little as 40 per cent of what men's team players make, according to their lawyer Jeffrey Kessler. In the complaint to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the players asked for an investigation of... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
U.S. women's team does not have right to strike: judgeathletes said that some of them earned as little as 40 percent of what men's te
U.S. women's team does not have right to strike: judge
Reuters Sports News / Posted 21 days ago
athletes said that some of them earned as little as 40 percent of what men's team players make, according to their lawyer Jeffrey Kessler. In the complaint to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the players asked for an investigation of... Read more
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22d
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Stephen A. Smith swings at De Smith, missesmay be harder to lose. Brady, for example, would have gotten much more stern a
Stephen A. Smith swings at De Smith, misses
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 22 days ago
may be harder to lose. Brady, for example, would have gotten much more stern and candid (and authoritative) advice from Jeffrey Kessler than Brady got from Don Yee, who has a long history of letting Brady do whatever he wants to do. Without that... Read more
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Mashable
U.S. Soccer pushes to dismiss equal pay complaint from female playersearning players, 23 were women who earned nearly more than $35,000 than the ave
U.S. Soccer pushes to dismiss equal pay complaint from female players
Mashable / Posted 23 days ago
earning players, 23 were women who earned nearly more than $35,000 than the average male player in the same cohort. Jeffrey Kessler, a lawyer representing the women, criticized the federation's response in a statement to Mashable. "The USSF... Read more
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New England Sports Network
U.S. Soccer Federation Defends Against Gender Discrimination, Equal Pay Allegationswomen’s players disagreed with the federation’s defense. “(Men and women) shou
U.S. Soccer Federation Defends Against Gender Discrimination, Equal Pay Allegations
New England Sports Network / Posted 23 days ago
women’s players disagreed with the federation’s defense. “(Men and women) should be appalled by this claimed ‘defense,’” Jeffrey Kessler, the players’ lead attorney, said, according to Futterman. “It is like arguing there is no discrimination... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
While U.S. Women's Soccer Team Wins Equal Pay, Banyana Stars Are Often BrokeSoccer Federation disputed those claims. In documents released to news outlets
While U.S. Women's Soccer Team Wins Equal Pay, Banyana Stars Are Often Broke
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Soccer Federation disputed those claims. In documents released to news outlets in America, the USSF argues that the pay gap is closer to 2.2%. Jeffrey Kessler, the attorney for the five players who filed the claim, disputes those findings, thoug... Read more
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Daily Maverick
While US women’s soccer team wins equal pay, Banyana stars are often brokethose claims. In documents released to news outlets in America, the USSF argues
While US women’s soccer team wins equal pay, Banyana stars are often broke
Daily Maverick / Posted 24 days ago
those claims. In documents released to news outlets in America, the USSF argues that the pay gap is closer to 2.2%. Jeffrey Kessler, the attorney for the five players who filed the claim, disputes those findings, though and hit back, telling... Read more
29d
Boston Globe
Judge hears arguments on US women's soccer team strike rightswriting three years ago and can’t argue now that such a provision is implied.
Judge hears arguments on US women's soccer team strike rights
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
writing three years ago and can’t argue now that such a provision is implied. “What is happening here is they screwed up,” Jeffrey Kessler told the court. “These are sophisticated counsel. They can’t come in here and say, ‘Oops.'” Asked by the... Read more
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29d
News 10 NBC Rochester
Judge hears arguments on US women's team strike rightsBut a lawyer for the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team Players Association balk
Judge hears arguments on US women's team strike rights
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 29 days ago
But a lawyer for the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team Players Association balked at that claim. Jeffrey Kessler said the federation had "screwed up" by not securing a no-strike clause in writing and can't argue three years later that such a... Read more
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29d
Salon.com
Judge hears arguments on US women’s team strike rightsmemorandum with players. But a lawyer for the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Tea
Judge hears arguments on US women’s team strike rights
Salon.com / Posted 29 days ago
memorandum with players. But a lawyer for the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team Players Association balked at that claim. Jeffrey Kessler said the federation had “screwed up” by not securing a no-strike clause in writing and can’t argue three... Read more
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