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Many Austin Restaurants Aren’t Paying Workers Fair Wages

95 percent of the establishments violated federal labor laws It turns out that many Austin restaurants have violated federal labor laws, which cover minimum wage, overtime, and tracking hours, according to a report published today by the U.S. Department of Labor. During the Department of Labor’s Austin investigations, it found that a whopping 95 percent of local restaurants disobeyed laws from October 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016.
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