Harvard Club reaches a $4 million settlement with waitstaff over tips not paid

Source: By Katie Johnston, Globe Staff: Harvard Club reaches a $4 million settlement with waitstaff over tips not paid:

“Employees filed a class action lawsuit in November, claiming they had been cheated out of potentially hundreds of thousands of dollars in tips because of a misleading 17 percent surcharge on food and beverage bills that the club stated was collected “in lieu of a gratuity.” Some club members thought they were effectively paying tips, but the workers didn’t get any of the surcharge money.” Read the rest of the story here.

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