Department Of Consumer And Work Protection Releases Report Examining Language Access Services In The Debt Collection Industry

Department of Consumer and Worker Protection (DCWP) Commissioner Lorelei Salas (pictured) today announced the release of a report titled “Lost in Translation: Findings from Examination of Language Access by Debt Collectors.

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Millions Of Households From Harlem To Hollis Are Unbanked And Underbanked Says Report

Department of Consumer and Worker Protection (DCWP) today released a research brief illustrating the updated number of unbanked and underbanked households in NYC and where they live. Continue Reading →

Department Of Consumer And Worker Protection Expands Access To Workers Rights

The Department of Consumer and Worker Protection (DCWP) today, in anticipation of Hispanic Heritage Month, which starts on September 15, 2019, announced that it has translated workers’ rights information into five indigenous languages. Continue Reading →

First Lady And Others Rally With Workers To Call For Passage Of Paid Personal Time

First Lady Chirlane McCray, Public Advocate Jumaane Williams, Deputy Mayor for Strategic Policy Initiatives J. Phillip Thompson, and Department of Consumer and

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Department Of Consumers And Worker Protection And Restaurant Opportunities Centers United To Educate Restaurant Workers

Department of Consumer and Worker Protection (DCWP) and the Restaurant Opportunities Center of New York (ROC-NY) are educating restaurant workers from Harlem to Hollis about their rights.

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New Consumer Protection From Harlem To Hollis Using Bail Bond Agents Go Into Effect

The Department of Consumer and Worker Protection (DCWP)—formerly Consumer Affairs (DCA)—today announced that new rules to protect consumers from Harlem To Hollis when they use a bail bond agent go into effect tomorrow. Continue Reading →

DCA Introduces Rules To Protect New Yorkers From Predatory For-Profit Schools From Harlem To Hollis

Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) Commissioner Lorelei Salas today announced new proposed rules to regulate for-profit schools that are not already regulated by the state. Continue Reading →

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