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McDonald's is paying out $26 million to thousands of workers after settling a wage-theft lawsuit, with employees getting checks for as much as $3,900 in lost wages

12 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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McDonald's is paying out $26 million to workers after settling a wage-theft lawsuit.
On Wednesday, a California Supreme Court judge approved a $26 million settlement, ending a year long battle over wage theft allegations.
Roughly 34,000 McDonald's employees at corporate-owned locations across California will receive checks as part of the settlement. Workers will receive checks for an average of $333.52, with some receiving as much as $3,927.91, according to a representative for the plaintiffs.
The original lawsuit was filed in 2013, on behalf of McDonald's employees...
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