Batali's Del Posto Latest To Face Suit Over Tips

Law360, New York (October 13, 2010, 2:57 PM EDT) -- A group of 27 current and former workers at Italian eatery Del Posto slapped its three owners — including celebrity chef Mario Batali — with a lawsuit accusing the defendants of helping themselves to a slice of the workers' tips, marking at least the third wage and hour suit to target Batali since July.

The complaint — which is not seeking class action status — was filed in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York on Tuesday, naming Pasta Resources Inc., Del...
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