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  •  This settlement is NOT being paid by corporate. (1+ / 0-)
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    Sparhawk

    It's being paid by the owner of the seven franchises as his businesses are responsible for the violations of the labor laws.

    Please read the article.

    •  I would put my money on his insurance company (0+ / 0-)

      picking up the tab.

      New Republic: So are the left-wing blogs as bad as the Tea Party ones in this case? -------------------------Chuck Schumer: Left-wing blogs are the mirror image. They just have less credibility and less clout.

      by AlexDrew on Wed Mar 19, 2014 at 02:28:27 PM PDT

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      •  I'd be surprised... (0+ / 0-)

        ...at that as I've never heard of an insurance policy that covers back wages that an employer failed to pay to an employee. I don't see what "insured loss" there would be here. But, I'm sure there are many types of insurance I've never heard of!

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