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Mar 26, 2018, 11:28 ET Triple Discrimination: FLA Finds Systemic Pregnancy Discrimination Against Female Migrant Workers in Southeast Asia

Today, the Fair Labor Association (FLA), released a report on pregnancy discrimination among temporary migrant workers in Malaysia, Taiwan, and...


Oct 19, 2017, 13:16 ET Fair Labor Association Announces Accreditation of Three Social Compliance Programs

Today, the Fair Labor Association (FLA) announced the accreditation of three social compliance programs developed by major apparel and footwear...


Jun 08, 2017, 13:44 ET New Report Identifies Ways to Mitigate Child Labor Risks in the Turkish Cotton Sector

Consumers around the world share the desire to know the clothing they purchase has been made by companies doing everything they can to ensure their...


May 01, 2017, 11:49 ET Michael Posner Named Chair of Fair Labor Association Board of Directors

The Fair Labor Association (FLA) today announced the selection of Michael Posner as the Chair of its Board of Directors. He is the Director of the...


Aug 03, 2016, 12:52 ET Fair Labor Association Reports Compensation Figures for Factories in 21 Countries

Today, the Fair Labor Association (FLA) released its first annual compensation report, publishing data on the earnings of workers in 124 mostly...


Jan 13, 2012, 12:30 ET Apple Joins Fair Labor Association

The Fair Labor Association today announced that Apple will join the FLA as a Participating Company, effective immediately. The FLA will independently ...


Jun 21, 2011, 02:30 ET Fair Labor Association Enhances its Workplace Code of Conduct

On June 14, the Fair Labor Association (FLA) Board of Directors approved significant enhancements to the FLA Workplace Code of Conduct and Compliance ...


Mar 28, 2011, 04:00 ET Champion of Workers, Kathryn Higgins, Selected as Chair of Fair Labor Association Board

The Fair Labor Association (FLA) today announced the selection of Kathryn "Kitty" Higgins as Chair of its Board of Directors. Ms. Higgins joins the...