L.A. Asks For Federal Review Of Living Wage Rule

Law360, New York (July 3, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The city of Los Angeles asked a federal court on Thursday to hear a lawsuit filed Tuesday attempting to block a city ordinance requiring hotel operators near the airport to pay their employees a living wage.

The Los Angeles Airport Hilton Hotel and Towers has asked the Los Angeles Superior Court for a temporary restraining order to stop the Airport Hospitality Enhancement Zone from going into effect and to ultimately strike down the ordinance.

The city removed the case to the U.S. District court for the...
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