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Tories quietly exempt scores of rogue firms from being named and shamed over minimum wage

By Nicola Bartlett FEB 11, 2020 Ministers have brought back a policy of naming and shaming firms who underpay their staff but the government have quietly exempted scores of rogue firms from being named and shamed over not paying the minimum wage. Ministers axed a policy of publishing the names of businesses who don't pay the legal minimum. They have now decided to bring it back but with a major caveat. Whereas previously any companies that underpay by £100 have been named - that has since been raised to £500. Businesses that underpay by less than £100 will have the chance to correct their mistakes without being named, still have to ...