There is nothing worse than someone willing to take advantage of young girls. That’s exactly what many exotic dance clubs owners do to their dancers. For the most part, many dancers are young, vulnerable, and disadvantaged. Exotic dance club owners recruit these girls, and then illegally fail to pay them for the work they perform.CLG is currently investigating a number of exotic dancer cases. Many of the clubs in Ohio treat their dancers like independent contractors and fail to pay them wages for all hour worked. Moreover, they require dancers to pay illegal dance fees or stage fees at the beginning or end of every shift. Sometimes a dancer will leave her shift without earning a penny, and actually owing the club money....

  

On March 9, 2017, our Congress approved H.R. 985: The Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act. This marks another sad day in American history, and proves, once again, that Congress is dead set on taking your rights and your money. Where does Congress intend to put all your hard earned money? Into the pockets of the rich corporate aristocracy.

So, let’s dig deeper into this Act.

What is the Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act? According to Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-Md.), the overriding purpose of the bill is to make it virtually impossible for class action lawsuits to be brought by groups of individuals.What does this mean for...

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