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Apple, Samsung supplier abuses workers' rights, group claims

Biel Crystal Manufactory -- which counts Apple, Samsung, HTC, and others as clients -- violates workers' rights, a Hong Kong rights group claims.

By November 26, 2013

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Rights group alleges worker abuse at Apple partner Pegatron

Apple hardware manufacturer accused of safety violations, poor living conditions, and withholding of worker identification cards, according to the Wall Street Journal.

By July 28, 2013

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Samsung says sorry and promises compensation to sick workers

Samsung has said sorry and promised compensation to workers who have fallen ill after working for the company.

By May 14, 2014

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Amazon workers reject proposal to form first US union

The retail giant will not be seeing its first established union in the United States.

By January 15, 2014

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Apple supplier under scrutiny following worker deaths

Are factory conditions at Pegatron responsible for five worker deaths? The company says no, but watchdog group China Labor Watch is concerned.

By December 11, 2013

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Foxconn working conditions slammed by workers rights group

Hardware giant still forcing its factory workers to toil under difficult conditions, according to a new report.

By May 30, 2012

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Judge: Home Depot went too far in seeking worker's social posts

Home Depot's attempt to gain access to "any pictures" on social networks of ex-employee who filed a discrimination lawsuit is overly broad, federal judge in California rules.

By September 17, 2012

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'No more iSlave:' An activist fights for iPhone workers

Debby Chan, a human rights activist based in Hong Kong, has led the battle to improve conditions for employees of China's giant contract manufacturers

By September 25, 2012

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Apple's Chinese suppliers still exploiting workers, says report

A report from a Hong-Kong watchdog group accuses suppliers of "military-style management of workers," despite Apple's code of conduct.

By February 27, 2013

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Tim Cook: Apple cares about 'every worker' in its supply chain

Apple's CEO responds to report about working conditions at a factory in China, saying that any suggestion it doesn't care about worker welfare is "false and offensive."

By January 26, 2012