Wage and Hour Division (WHD)
Archived News Release — Caution: Information may be out of date.
Date: March 20, 2013
Contact: Michael D'Aquino
U.S. Department of Labor
Wage and Hour Division
Release Number: 13-257-ATL (56)
US Labor Department conducts enforcement initiative to combat labor violations in Florida restaurants (Chinese Version)
Wage and Hour Division and state agency to strengthen labor compliance at local level
TAMPA, Fla. -- An ongoing enforcement initiative conducted by the U.S. Labor Department’s Wage and Hour Division, which focused on full-service restaurants in Florida, has found widespread violations of the Fair Labor Standards Act’s minimum wage, overtime and child labor provisions. The division is committed to strengthening compliance in this industry and is collaborating with the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation Division of Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco to ensure compliance
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