Race Discrimination Lawsuit Filed against Panera Bread Restaurants

A race discrimination class action lawsuit has been filed by an African-American sandwich line worker at a Pennsylvania Panera Bread restaurant claiming that black employees were denied opportunities for promotion to management positions.  The Complaint, filed in the United States … Continued

Waiter Schools for Restaurant Servers

Waiter schools are offering restaurants in the United States a “much needed refresher course,” according to an article in this week’s Bloomberg Business Week. In a piece captioned Garçon Academy, author David Sax writes that there is a “sorry state of … Continued

Waiter Sues Mario Batali Restaurant for Sexual Harassment

Mario Batali’s Babbo Restaurant has been sued by a waiter who alleges that the restaurant condoned sexual harassment of the waiter by co-workers. The Complaint, filed in New York State Supreme Court by waiter Eugene Gibbons claims that co-workers smacked … Continued

Head of Chipotle Restaurants Speaks Out on Immigration Issues

After an immigration crackdown on Chipotle restaurants by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Monty Moran, the head of Chipotle restaurants, has become an advocate of immigration overhaul, according to a recent article in the Wall Street Journal. Chipotle Mexican Grill, the … Continued