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Division of Labor Standards Enforcement



April 2022

April 27, 2022 California Labor Commissioner Cites Torrance Car Wash More than $800,000 for Wage Theft Violations
April 26, 2022 California Labor Commissioner Cites Staffing Agencies, Foster Farms Nearly $3.8 Million for COVID-19 Supplemental Paid Sick Leave Violations

March 2022

March 7, 2022 California Labor and Workforce Development Agency and 61 Community-Based Organizations Across California to Launch Worker Week of Action
March 3, 2022 California Labor Commissioner Cites Terranea Resort $3.3 Million for not Rehiring Dozens of Workers Laid Off During Pandemic

February 2022

February 18, 2022 Labor Commissioner Publishes 2022 COVID-19 Supplemental Paid Sick Leave Poster and Resources

January 2022

January 26, 2022 LETF Announces Enforcement of Public Works Construction Sites

December 2021

December 30, 2021 Labor Commissioner Revokes Garment Manufacturer’s License for Labor Law Violations and Informs Employers of New Law for 2022
December 16, 2021 California Labor Commissioner Collects Over $2.6 Million in Wages for 100 Workers on a Public Works Project
December 14, 2021 California’s Minimum Wage to Increase to $15 per Hour for Large Employers, $14 per Hour for Small Employers
December 10, 2021 California Labor Commissioner Launches Online Wage Claim Application

October 2021

October 26, 2021 California Labor Commissioner Cites El Super Grocery Stores more than $1.1 Million for COVID-19 Supplemental Paid Sick Leave
October 25, 2021 California Labor Commissioner Cites Drywall Company more than $7.2 Million for Wage Theft Violations
October 20, 2021 California Labor Commissioner’s Citations of $8.5 Million Issued to Owner of Six Residential Care Facilities Upheld
October 18, 2021 California Labor Commissioner Cites Construction Company $1.7 Million for Wage Theft Violations

August 2021

August 17, 2021 Labor Commissioner’s Office Reaches $1.6 Million Settlement Securing Unpaid Wages for 22 Bay Area Restaurant Workers

July 2021

July 27, 2021 California Labor Commissioner Cites Three El Super Grocery Stores $447,836 for Not Providing COVID-19 Supplemental Paid Sick Leave

June 2021

June 2, 2021 California Labor Commissioner Cites Inland Empire Warehouse and Retailer Nearly $1.4 Million for Wage Theft Violations

April 2021

April 26, 2021 DIR and California Labor Commissioner’s Office Launch Web-based COVID-19 Paid Sick Leave Tool
April 1, 2021 California Labor Commissioner Cites South Coast Gymnastics in Orange County $1.3 Million for Wage Theft Violations

March 2021

March 24, 2021 California Labor Commissioner Cites Restaurant Companies for Wage Theft Violations Affecting 188 Workers
March 8, 2021 California Labor Commissioner Cites Delivery Companies More Than $6 Million for Wage Theft Violations

February 2021

February 17, 2021 California Labor Commissioner Cites Los Angeles McDonald’s Franchisee More Than $125,000 for Workplace Retaliation
February 16, 2021 California Labor Commissioner’s Citation of Drywall Contractor for Nearly $2 Million in Wage Theft Violations Affirmed
February 10, 2021 California Labor Commissioner Issues Citations and Files Lawsuit after Wholesale Bakery Closes While Owing Nearly $1.3 Million to Workers

January 2021

January 5, 2021 California Labor Commissioner Files Lawsuit against Developers of Beverly Hills Property for $431,000 Owed to Workers