Luxury Hotel Workers Sue Starwood For Unpaid Wages

Law360, Los Angeles (February 19, 2014, 3:22 PM EST) -- Employees of the W Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles filed a putative class action against Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. and Sheraton Operating Co. on Friday, alleging the defendants stiffed them on overtime and meal and rest breaks.

Named plaintiffs Joseph Sylvester and Anthony Wiktor allege Starwood, Sheraton and co-defendant HEI/GC Hollywood & Vine LLC committed multiple violations of the California Labor Code by failing to pay nonexempt W Hollywood employees for all hours worked and overtime, and failing to allow proper meal and rest...
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