Wage and Hour Division (WHD)
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The following states/territories fall under the WESTERN REGION: Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington.
- July 05, 2017
Fraudulent Back Wage Payment Claims Land Oregon Contractor in Prison Following U.S. Department of Labor Investigation
Fresno-area restaurant reaches agreement with US Labor Department to pay $100K in overtime back wages, damages to workers
Boise manufacturer reaches agreement with US Labor Department on FLSA violations; agrees to pay $717K in back wages, damages
Luxury inn on Lummi Island reaches settlement with US Labor Department to pay workers $149K in back pay for overtime, minimum wage violations
San Francisco software service company enters compliance agreement affecting 743 workers in Arizona, California
Court orders nationwide staffing company CEO to pay $135K in back wages, damages to former live-in domestic worker
US Labor Department to host free seminar to help New Orleans’ employers, others understand federal prevailing wages, benefits requirements
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