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La Campina Mexican Grill Fined by U.S. Department of Labor

Restaurants continue to be the most flagrant violators of wage and hour laws as evidenced by this most recent action brought by the Department of Labor against two mexican restaurants. Atlas Inc., doing business as two La Campina Mexican Grill … Continue reading

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Wage Theft-Restaurant Fined over $500,000 for Unpaid Overtime and Failure to Pay Minimum Wage

Restaurant owners continue to be at the forefront of violating overtime laws.  In previous blog postings we have seen unpaid overtime, making employees work off the clock, improper tip pools, forcing the return of paychecks and now, the failure to … Continue reading

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Olive Garden Required to Pay Overtime Wages for Not Allowing Servers to Clock in At Beginning of Shift

Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), you are required to be paid by your employer for all hours worked.  This means you should be “on the clock” for the entire time you are at work and should be getting … Continue reading

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