Unpaid Tips

March 18, 2019

Brooklyn Caterer Faces Lawsuit For Alleged Employee Retaliation After Class Action Settlement

Former workers allege that they were retaliated against and terminated after they elected to participate in a $1,000,000 Class Action Settlement.
December 6, 2018
Suing Boss For Unpaid Overtime

Suing Your Employer For Unpaid Wages? Here’s What You Should Know

If you believe you’re not being paid properly by your employer and plan to sue them, these steps can help your employment lawyer build a case.
November 24, 2018
Boss Tips New York Lawyer

4 Ways Your Employer Might Be Withholding Your Hard-Earned Tips

Tip theft is all too common and can substantially diminish one’s income. Here are 4 examples of how employers might be withholding your hard-earned tips.
August 30, 2018
Renaissance Hotel Westchester Alleged Unpaid Tips

VELASQUEZ v. SUNSTONE RED OAK, LLC d/b/a RENAISSANCE WESTCHESTER HOTEL

Judge certifies class action for service workers (waiters, servers, bartenders) at Renaissance Westchester Hotel dating back to 2010 for alleged withheld gratuities and tips.
June 26, 2018
New York Wage and Hour Attorney

Checking Your Check: Why Keeping Track of Your Pay Stubs and Hours Worked Is Important

How do you know if your employer is committing wage theft? What if they're withholding earned tips from you. Learn how to recognize the signs and protect your employee rights.
May 9, 2018
Illegal Tip Pooling New York

When Is Tip Pooling In New York Considered Illegal?

"Tip pooling" is when food service workers who directly receive tips (such as waiters, waitresses) share their tips with service employees who are not directly tipped (such as food runners, bussers). But tip pooling can be illegal. Is your employer engaging in unlawful tip pooling? Here's how to know.
February 28, 2018
Centerplate Wage And Hour Lawsuit

MAOR v VOLUME SERVICE AMERICA, INC.

Judge Melissa A. Crane, J.S.C., of New York Supreme Court, New York County, authorized distribution of notice to catered event workers, who worked for Volume Services America, Centerplate, or Javits catered events dating from August 2008 to the present.