Imagine going through the stress of a DOL investigation, being ordered to pay out nearly $200,000 and then finding out you have to tell every new hire you plan to bring on about the ordeal.
That’s the nightmare situation a restaurant with locations in both Ohio and West Virginia faced following a DOL investigation.
Back pay plus …
In 2016, the DOL investigated Tampico Restaurant and uncovered a slew of pay issues, including:
tipped workers were required to contribute to illegal tip pools kitchen staff made subminimum wage, and accurate records weren’t kept.
The DOL came down