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AG Healey Leads Multistate Group Urging Amazon and Whole Foods to Strengthen Worker Protections During COVID-19 Pandemic 

5/12/2020 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

Attorneys General Write to Amazon and Whole Foods Asking for Assurances on Compliance with State Laws and Federal COVID-19 Guidance

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AG Healey Urges Trump Administration to Protect Health and Safety of U.S. Meat and Poultry Workers 

5/12/2020 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

Multistate Coalition Alleges Processing Plants Lack Meaningful Safety Measures to Protect Workers from COVID-19 and that Trump Executive Order Keeping Plants Open Will Cost Lives

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AG Healey Advocates for Paid Sick Leave for Ride-Share Drivers During COVID-19 Pandemic 

3/27/2020 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

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Home Health Company Cited More Than $400,000 for Failing to Pay Overtime, Records Violations 

3/05/2020 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

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Three Fast Food Chains Agree to End Use of No-Poach Agreements 

3/02/2020 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

AG Healey Leads Multistate Agreements with Burger King, Popeyes, and Tim Hortons to Drop Provisions that Limit Recruitment and Hiring of Fast Food Workers

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AG Healey Sues U.S. Labor Department for Undermining Workers, Enabling Wage Theft 

2/26/2020 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

USDOL Rollback of Joint Employer Rule Limits States’ Ability to Hold Employers Accountable

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Staffing Agency Agrees to Treat Workers as Employees in Agreement with AG’s Office 

2/24/2020 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

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Wendy’s Resolves Child Labor Law Violations at Massachusetts Locations 

2/18/2020 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

Fast Food Restaurant Chain Significantly Changes Business Practices as a Result of AG’s Investigation

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Former State Police Lieutenant Pleads Guilty in Overtime Abuse Case 

1/29/2020 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

David Wilson Submitted Fraudulent Claims for Overtime Hours Never Worked in 2015 and 2016

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AG Healey, Chipotle Reach Nearly $2 Million Settlement to Resolve Child Labor and Earned Sick Time Violations  

1/27/2020 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

Investigation Reveals more than 13,000 Projected Child Labor Violations at the Restaurant Chain’s Massachusetts Locations

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AG Healey Advises Public About 2020 Minimum Wage Increase 

12/27/2019 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

Minimum Wage Set to Increase to $12.75 on Jan. 1, 2020; AG’s Wage and Hour Posters Available in Seven Languages

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AG’s Office Cites Chicopee Construction Company and its President for Prevailing Wage Violations 

12/17/2019 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

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Temp Company Owners Plead Guilty to Wage Theft, Intimidation, and Retaliation Against Warehouse Workers 

12/12/2019 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

Defendants Ran “Off-the-Books” Operation and Failed to Pay Employees Minimum Wage and Overtime; Also Pleaded Guilty to Tax and Unemployment Fraud

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