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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TEMPE, ARIZ., JANUARY 30, 2017 – Last week, Sen. Jeff Flake introduced legislation that would devastate working families by slashing the wages protected by the Davis-Bacon Act. Sen. Flake’s bill—the TIRE Act— would exempt infrastructure projects from having to comply with the prevailing wage requirements that other federally funded construction projects are […]Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jim Barton, (602) 626- 8805 TEMPE, Ariz. – December 20, 2016 – Torres Law Group attorneys Jim Barton and Saman Golestan headed to court today to defend Proposition 206 from a constitutional challenge by the Arizona Chamber of Commerce. Proposition 206 is a voter initiative to raise the minimum wage in […]Read More
Torres Consulting & Law Group helped the Florida Pipe Trades achieve success after the TCLG compliance team filed third party complaints to the U.S. Department of Labor targeting three Florida contractors. The DOL found RTD Construction Inc. to be in violation of Davis-Bacon and related Acts requiring back wages of $268,000 to be paid to […]Read More
TCLG’s compliance team found Davis-Bacon violations in Oklahoma while monitoring projects for the Oklahoma Construction and Building Trades. Wiljo Interiors Inc. in Tulsa paid more than $200,000 in unpaid wages and benefits to 178 misclassified construction workers after an investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour division. The investigation found that Wiljo […]Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Shannon Reed, 602-626-8805 TEMPE, Ariz. – Jan. 5, 2016 – Torres Consulting and Law Group (TCLG) is pleased to announce two new clients for Davis Bacon compliance services; the Operating Engineers Local Union Local 627, located in Tulsa, OK and the Georgia/Carolina Pipe Trades. TCLG will be conducting compliance monitoring services […]Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Shannon Reed, 602-626-8805 TEMPE, Ariz. – December 30, 2015 – Torres Law Group, a leading political law firm in Arizona, has named James Barton as a Partner of the firm. Barton leads the firm’s political law division that includes advice on the formation and operation of political action committees, election law […]Read More