Chad Brown has been ordered to pay more than $1.6 million in back wages, liquid damages, and civil penalties.
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the three time Eclipse Award winning trainer violated the Fair Labor Standards Act multiple times.
The trainer failed to pay grooms, and hot walkers their overtime wages while working at the Saratoga Race Track and other locations.
Chad Brown also failed to keep required time and payroll records.
Now Brown is ordered to pay $1.6 million to the Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division.
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