A class action filed on behalf of tipped workers who work or worked for Local at Villanova, LLC and Local at Glen Mills, LLC (which do business as Avenue Kitchen) claims bartenders, servers and bussers were subject to unlawful pay practices. Filed in Pennsylvania, the complaint alleges the defendants took a tip credit on proposed class members’ wages to which they were not entitled—itself a violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)—causing the workers’ pay to dip below the federal minimum outlined for tipped employees.
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