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Strip Club Can’t Enforce 'Sham' Arbitration Pacts: 4th Circ.

Law360, New York (January 18, 2018, 9:54 PM EST) -- A South Carolina strip club can’t force dancers who opted into a minimum wage and overtime collective action to arbitrate their claims, the Fourth Circuit ruled Thursday, saying the club only tried to enforce "sham" arbitration agreements after coming up short in court.

In a published ruling, a three-judge panel upheld a decision by U.S. District Judge Bruce H. Hendricks that arbitration agreements that Crazy Horse Saloon and Restaurant Inc. attempted to enforce against nine dancers at a South Carolina club who joined the wage action...
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Case Information

Case Title

Alexis Degidio v. Crazy Horse

Case Number



Appellate - 4th Circuit

Nature of Suit

3710 Fair Labor Standards Act

Date Filed

February 1, 2017

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