Corporate Shell Games Played by Port Trucking Companies to Cheat Workers

USA Today Network continues its deep investigation into industry-wide norms that contribute to wage theft in the port trucking industry.

This current report uncovered what we experienced securing justice for over 200 workers in our landmark QTS case: port trucking companies in Southern California play corporate shell games to cheat workers out of collecting wage theft judgments. They also try to use bankruptcy protection to dodge the punishment that labor court judges have handed down.

We again see that for many companies, wage theft is not a one-off clerical mistake, but rather a business model that drives full-time workers into poverty.

Read the report here.