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Wage Theft

Protesters shout slogans in front of a McDonald's restaurant in south Los Angeles where fast-food workers and their supporters gathered to protest wage theft on April 3, 2014. (Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images)

Growing Problem Of Wage Theft Affecting Thousands In Silicon Valley

In 2012-2013, the almost 2,000 workers in Santa Clara County who filed claims were awarded $8.4 million in owed wages, but only a third of that total has been collected.

04/21/2014

(CBS)

Immigrant Workers At SF Restaurant Awarded $316K In Wage Theft Case

A group of immigrants who worked at a Vietnamese restaurant in San Francisco’s Richmond District have been awarded more than $300,000 in a major wage theft case.

02/15/2012

San Francisco Cracks Down On Underpaying Employers

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee signed an ordinance with hopes of ensuring workers are getting overtime and minimum wage pay from their employers.

09/17/2011

Tower Car Wash in San Francisco. (CBS)

San Francisco Car Wash Sued For Wage Theft

The suit is seeking $3 million from the owners and operators of the Tower Car Wash for unfair business practices.

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