Food Without Integrity: Chipotle Sued for Labor Law Violations 

This past week, Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration announced a lawsuit against Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. for labor law violations including illegal sick policies and short-notice schedule changes.  The city seeks $1 million in restitution and penalties for workers at five Chipotle locations in Brooklyn.  At least 30 workers complained about last-minute schedule changes, restrictive sick policies, and retaliation to the Department of Worker and Consumer Protection and 32BJ SEIU, a union focused on combatting income inequality.  One employee pointed