Outten & Golden Pushes For More Cash In Gristedes OT Suit

Law360, New York (August 12, 2013, 6:34 PM EDT) -- Law firm Outten & Golden LLP said Monday that it deserves higher fees in connection with an employment suit it helped bring against grocery chain Gristedes, saying the company and owner John Catsimatidis repeatedly gave it the runaround even after the case settled.

Justin Swartz, a lawyer at the firm, said Gristedes should be ordered to cough up about $800,000 in additional fees in connection with a wage-and-hour lawsuit brought by the chain’s employees.

The 30-store chain, helmed by New York real estate magnate and mayoral...
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Case Title

Torres v. Gristede's Operating Corp. et al


Case Number

1:04-cv-03316

Court

New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Labor: Fair Standards

Judge

Paul A. Crotty

Date Filed

April 30, 2004

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