'Borgata Babes' Lose Sex Bias Suit Over Weight, Dress Rules

Law360, New York (July 23, 2013, 5:07 PM EDT) -- A New Jersey court ruled Thursday that the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa's dress and grooming rules for cocktail servers known as “Borgata Babes,” which included sexy uniforms and prohibitions on gaining too much weight, did not constitute unlawful sex discrimination.

Superior Court Judge Nelson C. Johnson granted summary judgment to the Borgata's owner, Marina District Development Co. LLC, on claims brought by 22 women that the company's appearance policies forced them to work in an atmosphere of sexual objectification and to adhere to standards based...
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