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Proposed Minimum Wage Increase Would Give Tipped Workers First Raise Since 1991

Minimum wage is a hot topic of discussion at the moment, with President Obama expected to address it in his State of the Union address this evening. Senate Democrats are pushing to raise the minimum wage, and the lawmakers are suggesting an increase in the minimum tip wage to go along with. [More]

Lawsuit Accusing Starbucks Of Denying Tips Dismissed

Lawsuit Accusing Starbucks Of Denying Tips Dismissed

A group of former assistant managers of New York Starbucks sued the company, saying it violated state labor laws by denying them tips. A U.S. District judge stiffed the workers, dismissing the suit because they didn’t show they had the right to the gratuities. [More]