January 1, 1992 |
Santa Ana Sewing Firm Reprimanded: Y. C. Tsai Sewing Enterprises Inc. has been ordered by a federal judge to pay 19 workers $119,000 in back wages and damages. Tsai Sewing assembles men's and boys' shirts and shorts for beach wear. The federal Department of Labor sued Tsai Sewing after an investigation. In a default judgment, a U.S. District Court judge in Los Angeles ordered the firm to pay $59,395 in unpaid minimum-wage and overtime pay and an equal amount in damages.