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Urasawa, home of $1,111 sushi bill, faces labor-violation fines
Urasawa, home of $1,111 sushi bill, faces labor-violation fines

Urasawa, the rave-inspiring Beverly Hills sushi restaurant where the average check is $1,111, is being fined many times that amount over labor violations. California Labor Commissioner Julie A. Su wrote in a citation that the eatery will face a $65,785 fine. Three workers are owed $38,585 in unpaid wages after being told to work in excess of 10 hours a day without overtime pay, according to the citation. The rest of the fine represents penalties. The state says Urasawa also failed to provide wage statements itemizing employee hours or pay rates as required by law. At a protest outside Urasawa’s 2 Rodeo Drive address Thursday, former employee Heriberto Zamora said in...

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