Lady Gaga Can't Shake Ex-Assistant's OT Suit

Law360, New York (September 11, 2013, 1:26 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge refused Tuesday to dismiss an unpaid overtime suit against Lady Gaga filed by her former personal assistant, saying a jury would have to decide whether the time the assistant spent on call constituted free time or working hours that she should've been paid for.

U.S. District Judge Paul G. Gardephe refused to dismiss the overtime claims of Jennifer O'Neill, who said she had to be available around the clock to serve the pop star, whose real name is Stefani Germanotta, to...
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Case Information

Case Title

O'Neill v. Mermaid Touring Inc

Case Number



New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Labor: Fair Standards


Paul G. Gardephe

Date Filed

December 14, 2011

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