No we’re not talking about the fraught relationships of restauranteurs and wait staff.
Rather the ABC has a piece on findings by the Fair Work Ombudsman:
The Fair Work Ombudsman audited 180 restaurants across Canberra between November 2011 and March this year.
It found 105 businesses, or 59 per cent, were in breach.
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Of those in breach, nearly half were not paying employees the correct wages, a third had poor record-keeping, and the remainder had both.
An investigation into one business is continuing.
After the audit, almost $280,000 was repaid to 482 workers.
They’re doing a follow up audit in August.