Hensel Phelps, Subcontractors Pay $8.1M To End Labor Fight

Law360, San Diego (June 18, 2013, 10:52 PM EDT) -- The California labor commissioner said Monday more than 2,000 workers who built a Hilton hotel in San Diego will recover nearly $8.1 million in unpaid wages after the office reached an agreement in a prevailing wage case against Hensel Phelps Construction Co. and subcontractors.

State Labor Commissioner Julie Su said the 2,051 employees worked for prime contractor Hensel Phelps and 172 subcontractors during construction of the Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel between 2006 and 2008 and stand to receive the full prevailing wages they earned on...
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