Labor Group, House Dems Attack DOL Pick's Biz Practices

Law360, New York (January 10, 2017, 5:51 PM EST) -- Employees at Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s, the fast-food chains operated by President-elect Donald Trump’s labor secretary nominee Andrew Puzder, were subjected to rampant wage theft and scores of female employees were victims of pervasive sexual harassment, according to a scathing report issued Tuesday by a pro-worker group.

The report by ROC United, a nonprofit group that advocates for restaurant industry workers, was based on findings derived from 564 completed surveys the group received from current CKE Restaurants Inc. workers about their working conditions between Dec. 17...
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