Arrest Warrant Issued For Eatery Owner In $1.3M Wage Suit

Law360, New York (October 7, 2016, 5:36 PM EDT) — An arrest warrant has been issued for the owner of a Washington state restaurant who failed to appear in court in connection with a $1.3 million case over a purported failure to pay minimum wage and overtime to dozens of workers, most of whom spoke little to no English.

A federal court in Seattle issued the warrant Wednesday after Zhao “Jenny” Zeng Hong, owner of the J&J Mongolian Grill, was a no-show at a debtor exam. The proceeding had been ordered to allow Hong to explain…

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