3 Takeaways From The Standard Hotel's Jay-Z Video Scandal

By Natalie Rodriguez (May 15, 2014, 7:33 PM EDT) -- As the Manhattan-based Standard Hotel braces against the media frenzy surrounding an employee's leak of security footage of Jay-Z and Solange Knowles quarreling in an elevator, legal experts say the incident highlights key liabilities that high-end hotels and restaurants must guard against.

The incident at the Standard Hotel High Line, where an employee leaked footage of the stars having a fight, is a nightmare situation that exposes the hotel to potential civil claims without leaving many remedies against the actual perpetrator, experts say. It's a warning to other high-end hospitality companies to make sure employee policies and security measures are in...

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