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Tip Sharing and 80/20 Violations Will Cost Red Robin Restaurants in New York $900,000

New York State Red Robin Restaurants have agreed to pay $900,000 to current and former servers to settle claims for tip splitting violations and violating the 80/20 rule.  The $900,000 settlement was preliminarily approved by Gary R. Brown, a federal magistrate judge in New York.  The settlement includes all 16 Red Robin Restaurants located throughout … Continue reading Tip Sharing and 80/20 Violations Will Cost Red Robin Restaurants in New York $900,000

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Jue Lan Club, Hamptons Hot Spot, Sued for Wage Theft

The Jue Lan Club, the trendy Hamptons restaurant, nightclub and art gallery that made headlines for offering a $27,000 bottle of Dom Perignon Rose*, cheated workers out of the minimum wage, overtime pay and tips according to a class action lawsuit filed in New York federal court. Attorneys for the workers claim that the Jue … Continue reading Jue Lan Club, Hamptons Hot Spot, Sued for Wage Theft