Wage and Hour Division (WHD)
U.S. Department of Labor
LOS ANGELES -- The U.S. Department of Laborís Wage and Hour Division is conducting a multiyear enforcement initiative focused on Southern Californiaís garment industry, in which it historically has found consistent and widespread violations of the Fair Labor Standards Actís minimum wage, overtime and record-keeping provisions. The initiative is concentrating on employers in Los Angeles and Orange counties, as well as those operating out of large garment buildings in Los Angelesí Fashion District.
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