A group of temporary workers at Microsoft contractor Lionbridge has signed its first union contract, a rare feat in a technology industry typically unfriendly to organized labor. But the deal, sealed after almost two years of contentions talks, comes at a cost.
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The existence of the Labor Department’s “notice of violation” documents was revealed as part of a gender-discrimination lawsuit against Microsoft filed last year.
The annual Microsoft event draws teams of students from around the world who develop software aimed at social change or innovation.