7th Circuit Affirms Judgment For Restaurants In Servers’ Wage Suit

Mealey's (July 18, 2016, 2:10 PM EDT) -- CHICAGO — A Seventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel on July 15 affirmed a district court’s ruling in favor of the employers in a wage class suit brought by servers alleging violations of state and federal laws regarding their tips (Robert Schaefer, et al. v. Walker Bros. Enterprises, Inc., et al., No. 15-1058, 7th Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 12985).

(Opinion available. Document #43-160805-001Z.)

Robert Schaefer worked as a server at three of six Original Pancake House restaurants operated by Ray Walker, through corporations he...
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