Read L.A. Weekly's feature story, "Sweatshops Are Fashion's Dirty Little Secret. But They Don't Exist in L.A. -- Do They?"
Forever 21 founders and husband-and-wife team Do Won Chang and Jin Sook can't duck the federal government anymore.
On March 7, U.S. District Court Judge Margaret Morrow ordere ... More >>
If you're feeling warm and cozy about that sweater you're giving your girlfriend for the holidays, beware the following information:
Federal and state authorities say that workers were underpaid at L.A. clothing manufacturers that engaged in "sweatshop practices" as they made goods for some of the ... More >>
Senor Fish might have one of the best burritos in this here burrito capital.
But while the restaurant chain seems to grace its tortillas with an ample fillings, the pockets of its employees have not been properly stuffed, federal authorities announced this week.
The U.S. Department of Labor says ... More >>
Chan Dara, perhaps the first Asian restaurant in L.A. to capitalize on the hot-chicks-and-chopsticks marketing milieu, is being sued by the U.S. Department of Labor.
The feds say that the Thai-fusion eatery, known for its "half-dressed waitresses" and pervy old white-guy customers, was stiff ... More >>