Wage and Hour Division (WHD)
Archived News Release — Caution: Information may be out of date.
Date: Dec. 17, 2013
Contact: Michael D’Aquino or Lindsay Williams
Phone: 404-562-2076 or 404-562-2078
U.S. Department of Labor
Wage and Hour Division
Release Number: 13-2290-ATL (321)
Hibachi Grill & Supreme Buffet sued by US Labor Department to recover nearly $2 million in unpaid wages and damages for 84 employees (Simplified Chinese Version)
JONESBORO, Ga. -- The U.S. Department of Labor has filed a lawsuit against Wang’s Partner Inc., doing business as Hibachi Grill & Supreme Buffet in Jonesboro, and its owner, Shu Wang, to recover unpaid wages and damages under,Fair Labor Standards Act. The department is seeking $1,997,726 in back wages and liquidated damages for 84 employees. The lawsuit is based on an investigation by the department’s Wage and Hour Division, which revealed numerous violations of the FLSA. The lawsuit has been filed by the department’s Office of the Solicitor in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia.
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