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Washington State to work with Labor Department and IRS to crack down on employee wage violations

Icon Written by CPorterEsq on September 19, 2011 – 8:26 am

Labor Secretary Hilda Solis has made increased enforcement of federal wage-and-hour laws a top priority since she took office in 2009. The department has focused on industries where so-called “wage theft” is considered a problem, including the hotel, restaurant, janitorial, health care, construction, and day care industries. Now the U.S. Labor Department is signing agreements […]

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