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New Jersey Five Guys Restaurants Hit With Wage Lawsuit

New Jersey Five Guys locations have been sued by former employees for overtime violations under the Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”) and the New Jersey State Wage and Hour Law (“NJWHL”). The lawsuit alleges that workers were only being compensated for forty hours per week, without being compensated for the hours worked off the clock … Continue reading New Jersey Five Guys Restaurants Hit With Wage Lawsuit

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California Buffet Restaurant To Pay $128k To Resolve Allegations Of Minimum Wage and Overtime Violations

A minimum wage and overtime lawsuit against Hibachi City Buffet was settled for $128,335. The U.S. District Court for the Central District of California approved a judgment ordering the Palm City, California restaurant and owners to pay 44 employees $90,000 in back wages, in addition to $38,335 in penalties. The court also prohibited Hibachi City Buffet … Continue reading California Buffet Restaurant To Pay $128k To Resolve Allegations Of Minimum Wage and Overtime Violations