Lawsuit from vaccine resisters at Houston hospital dismissed by judge  Detroit Free Press

In first federal ruling on vaccine mandates, judge sides with Houston hospital, dismissing claims from staff resisters  USA TODAY

Yuan Yang / Financial Times: A new generation of young workers at China’s technology giants is demanding an end to forced rankings, harsh working conditions, and the “996” work culture  —  By the time he arrived at Alibaba, Tim had been working to get there for years.  Raised in a small town in Zhejiang province …

Katie Jennings / Forbes: CB Insights: VCs invested $1.5B into mental health startups in 2020, a record high, and 5.5X the funding invested in the space in 2016  —  I am a staff writer covering healthcare.  Email me at [email protected]  —  Investors poured $1.5 billion into the market in 2020 …

Alex González Ormerod / Rest of World: After El Salvador’s president, many Latin American politicians are expressing interest in adopting cryptocurrencies, as a PR exercise to elevate their profiles  —  El Salvador’s president Nayib Bukele set off a movement for political opportunists and crypto-enthusiasts alike.  —  • MEXICO CITY, MEXICO

Judge dismisses lawsuit by Houston hospital employees over Covid-19 vaccinations  NBC News

Key California Employment Law Cases: May 2021 | Payne & Fears – JDSupra  JD Supra

New Orleans City Council plans living wage ordinance for city contractors, some city employees  NOLA.com

Michigan Celebrates June As Youth Employment Month  Radioresultsnetwork.com

US District Court Denies Injunction Of Colorado Equal Pay Law – Employment and HR – United States  Mondaq News Alerts

Manish Singh / TechCrunch: Filing: Byju’s raises $350M from UBS, Zoom founder Eric Yuan, Blackstone, and others at a valuation of $16.5B, making it the most valuable startup in India  —  Edtech giant Byju’s has become the most valuable startup in India after raising about $350 million in a new tranche of investment …

Sean Hollister / The Verge: Epic trial email suggests Apple manually boosted ranking of its Files app in App Store search results for Dropbox in 2017; Apple says it was a simple mistake  —  “We are removing the manual boost and the search results should be more relevant now”  —  In 2019, facing down extensive investigations …

Gendered Dress Codes Are An Emerging Legal Battleground  Law360

California Revokes Controversial Masking Rules | Proskauer – California Employment Law – JDSupra  JD Supra

Employment Authority: Wage Gap Tips & New Overtime Rule  Law360

Quest Diagnostics Escapes Amazon Temp Worker’s Pot Suit  Law360

Save the Date: Human Resource Strategies and Employment Law: A Summer Series  Ward and Smith, PA

Congress must address employment inequities by supporting Biden’s budget priorities  The Center for Law and Social Policy