Disney Reaches Agreement With US Dept. of Labor To Pay Back Wages
Friday, March 17, 2017
Two divisions of The Walt Disney Co. will pay $3.8 million in back wages to nearly 16,400 Florida resort employees under an agreement with the Department of Labor.
The DOL’s wage and hour division found violations of minimum wage, overtime and record keeping provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act, according to an announcement from the federal department….
“These violations are not uncommon and are found in other industries, as well,” said Daniel White, the district director for the Labor Department’s wage and hour division in Jacksonville, Fla…
He said that the Disney resorts were cooperative throughout the investigation.
The employees worked for two Disney divisions — Disney Vacation Club Management Corp. and the Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S.
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