The United States Department of Labor has settled overtime and minimum wage claims against Carle Place Diner and On Parade Diner in Woodbury for a total of $159,288. In cases filed this month in the Eastern District of New York, public settlements have been filed with Court. The Carle Place Diner Consent Judgment was for $85,729, covering thirty-two workers. The On Parade Consent Judgment was for $73,559, covering eighteen workers.
The Department of Labor’s complaints against the diners alleged that the restaurants failed to pay their restaurant workers the correct minimum wage (currently $7.25 per hour) and failed to pay employees overtime (time and a half pay) for hours they worked over forty in a week.