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California has nation’s toughest labor laws, but enforcement agency is too understaffed

FOR DECADES CALIFORNIA’S lawmakers and regulators have taken aim at employers who rob their workers of pay, overtime premiums, tips and other forms of compensation. Just last year, legislators made certain instances of wage theft a felony. They also fixed their sights on wage theft in the garment industry, eliminating some longstanding pay practices that often resulted in workers […]