Starbucks Hit With Another Tip-Sharing Suit

Law360, New York (March 27, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Starbucks Corp. has been hit with yet another proposed class action, this time in Minnesota state court, alleging that it wrongly shared tips between baristas and managers.

Former barista Sandra Delsing filed suit Tuesday in the Washington County District Court, 10th Judicial District, one day after a similar suit was filed in Massachusetts state court and less than a week after a California court ordered Starbucks Corp. to pay $105 million to baristas who were forced to pool tips.

Delsing worked for the coffee shop chain...
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