Bankrupt 'Life Of Pi' Visual Effects Firm Hit With Wage Suit

Law360, New York (April 23, 2013, 6:10 PM EDT) -- A former employee of the Oscar-winning Hollywood visual effects studio behind "Life of Pi" sued the bankrupt company Monday, claiming he and others are owed two months' worth of unpaid compensation after being laid off.

Visual effects artist Thomas C. Capizzi filed his adversarial class action against Rhythm & Hues Inc. in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California, claiming he is not only owed for at least the one month the firm allegedly didn't pay him, but for an additional 30 days worth of pay under California labor law.

"As of today's date, more than two months...

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