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Jessica Biel’s Restaurant Hit with $430k Wage Theft Lawsuit

Au Fudge, an upscale Los Angeles restaurant owned by actress Jessica Biel, was hit with a wage theft lawsuit claiming the restaurant withheld over $430,000 in tips from staff during events.   Described by the Los Angeles Times as an “organic, kid-friendly restaurant,” Au Fudge serves fine food and drinks and offers creative spaces for children’s … Continue reading Jessica Biel’s Restaurant Hit with $430k Wage Theft Lawsuit

EEOC Pregnancy Discrimination LA Louisanne

Los Angeles Restaurant Sued by EEOC For Pregnancy Discrimination

LA Louisanne, a popular Los Angeles restaurant and jazz night club, fired an employee because of her pregnancy, according to a discrimination lawsuit filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). According to the EEOC’s discrimination lawsuit, the restaurant cut a pregnant server’s hours after she announced she was pregnant and refused to let … Continue reading Los Angeles Restaurant Sued by EEOC For Pregnancy Discrimination