NYC Club Stiffed Exotic Dancers On Wages: Suit

Law360, New York (February 12, 2010, 2:02 PM EST) -- A former exotic dancer at the Penthouse Executive Club, an upscale adult nightclub in Manhattan, has filed a putative class action alleging the club failed to pay dancers minimum wage and overtime and confiscated portions of their tips.

The former dancer, Leslie Liwanag, filed her suit Thursday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. The suit asks for lost wages and damages on behalf of at least 100 former and current dancers that have worked at the club between Feb. 11,...
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