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Federal lawsuit accuses chef Voltaggio of wage violations (access required)

Two former line cooks at Bryan Voltaggio’s restaurants have sued the celebrity chef over unpaid wages. The federal lawsuit, filed Monday, claims Voltaggio made hourly employees perform “off-the-clock work,” in some cases arriving three hours prior to when a shift ...

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Unpaid wages lawsuit against strip club to proceed with anonymous plaintiff (access required)

A potential class-action lawsuit claiming the Ritz Cabaret strip club in Baltimore paid its exotic dancers less than the minimum wage can move forward with an anonymous lead plaintiff, a federal judge has ruled. The former employee, who filed the ...

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Lawsuit: Woodberry Kitchen used ‘shift pay’ to shaft workers on overtime (access required)

The owners of Woodberry Kitchen and its sister restaurants do not pay prep cooks daily wages unless they work 10-hour shifts, according to a potential class-action federal lawsuit filed Friday. The pastry cooks, line cooks and bread-bakers also regularly worked ...

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Exotic dancer sues Baltimore club for unpaid wages (access required)

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Another Baltimore strip club is facing a lawsuit from an exotic dancer who says the club failed to pay her the required minimum wage. Diamonde Grant, also known as Dimez, filed her lawsuit Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Baltimore ...

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