Court Preliminarily Approves $1.3 Million Settlement for Restaurant Servers Represented by Winebrake & Santillo

On December 2, 2015, the Honorable James M. Munley of the Middle District of Pennsylvania preliminarily approved a $1.3 million class action settlement on behalf of servers represented by Winebrake & Santillo who worked at Red Robin franchise restaurant locations operated by Lehigh Valley Restaurant Group. This settlement covers approximately 2,000 servers and challenged the company’s use of the “tip credit” to pay its servers. A sample of the articles discussing this settlement are below:

http://www.mcall.com/business/mc-red-robin-settles-wage-lawsuit-20151203-story.html

http://thetimes-tribune.com/news/red-robin-agrees-to-settle-class-action-wage-suit-1.1978668

http://citizensvoice.com/news/red-robin-chain-owner-agrees-to-settlement-in-class-action-suit-1.1978698

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