US Supreme Court rejects Amazon warehouse worker wage appeal

The justices, on the first day of their new term, turned away an appeal by Amazon and a contractor of a lower court ruling reviving the workers’ claims under Nevada state law. The decision comes five years after the Supreme Court issued a ruling in the case that barred similar claims under federal law.A group of Amazon warehouse workers who package and ship merchandise filed a proposed class action lawsuit in 2010 against the contractor, Integrity Staffing Solutions, which provides some of the hourly employees for Amazon.The workers sought compensation for submitting to what they called mandatory “post-9/11 type of airport security” screenings that are aimed at preventing employee theft. The workers have said the screening takes around 25 minutes to complete.

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Jimmy John’s Opening Château Jé Jé For Valentine’s Day

Château Jé Jé (1102 E Cesar Chavez St., Austin, TX) will be open to the public, by reservation only, from Thursday, February 10, through Saturday, February 11, 2022 with reservations available through TOCK.

The upscale sandwich experience will include:

  • Four-course meal centered around Jimmy John’s signature sandwiches
  • Soda and Chip Sommeliers on hand to assist diners
  • Romantic, outdoor garden setting
  • Live jazz band singing “sultry sandwich ballads”

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Jimmy John’s Opening Château Jé Jé For Valentine’s Day

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