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Collecting Owed Wages From the Department of Labor – Guide

The Department of Labor (DOL) maintains a database of prior verdicts from the Wage and Hour Division. When the Wage and Hour Division finds a violation or wage theft and produces a judgement against an employer, it holds the funds for affected employees for three years.  After three years, the funds are distributed to the US Treasury.

How to search Department of Labor for owed wages: