On March 12, 2015, a jury found Tiffany’s Cabaret responsible for shorting the pay of its dancers, forcing tip sharing and charging their dancers to perform in the club.
FLSA Minimum Wage and Overtime Violations Alleged Bernal v. Vankar Enterprises, Inc.
Attorney Bob Debes in a featured news story on Channel 8 in Austin, Texas. Debes explains some of the common tip pooling or tip sharing pay practices that many restaurants violate and many waiters and bartenders do not know are actually unlawful.
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Judge approves class-action status for waitstaff’s fight against tip pooling and sharing gratuities.
Case covered 356 assistant managers in an overtime wage dispute.
About 350 assistant managers for Starbucks will receive benefit.