The Lamberton Law Blog

Pittsburgh employment lawyer Charles A. Lamberton

Give Mayor Peduto credit and room to lead on Amazon
February 28, 2018
By: Charles Lamberton

The Pittsburgh Post Gazette has unfairly and naively criticized Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto for his efforts to persuade Amazon to locate its second headquarters in the Steel City. His plan is too secretive, the newspaper says, as though business negotiations of this kind are conducted publicly. They aren’t. Preliminary plans and negotiations are always confidential, […]

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Governor says Pennsylvanians can’t find jobs because they’re on drugs
April 30, 2013
By: Charles Lamberton

Embattled Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett (R) recently took to the airwaves to answer questions why Pennsylvania has continued to shed jobs under his Administration.  In an effort to explain Pennsylvania’s dismal job growth, Governor Corbett said that while businesses want to hire more workers, they can’t find qualified applicants because too many Pennsylvanians use illegal […]

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1 CEO = 354 workers
April 21, 2013
By: Charles Lamberton

CEO pay was 354 times that of the average worker last year, according to the AFL-CIO’s new Executive PayWatch database. The labor group asserts that this is “by far the largest pay gap in the world.” In 2012, the chief executives of some of the country’s largest companies earned an average of $12.3 million in compensation compared to […]

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