Workers at China Sea #1, China Sea #2, and China Sea #3 often worked 60 hours or more each week, but they frequently were not paid for all their time and were never paid overtime.
The restaurants paid kitchen workers a salary that, when divided by the hours the workers spent on the job, frequently amounted to less than minimum wage.
To settle the case, the restaurants’ owners will pay $504,577 in back wages and damages to 82 current and former workers.
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