Concession Workers Sue Centerplate Over Wages, Breaks

Law360, New York (September 20, 2011, 6:29 PM EDT) -- Food services company Centerplate Inc. violated California labor laws when it failed to provide employee breaks, reimburse uniform costs and pay proper wages, a proposed class action removed to federal court Thursday contends.

Gene Williams originally filed the suit in the San Diego County Superior Court in May, on behalf of more than 1,000 concession stand employees working in the city. The complaint claims Centerplate cheated employees out of fair wages and rightfully earned breaks, gaining unfair business benefits and unlawful profits at the expense of...
To view the full article, register now.