Tag: unpaid tips

Legal Posts about Unpaid Tips

Tip Theft

30

Jul2018
What’s in a name? The proverbial lawyer answer, of course, is: everything! But really, phrasing has a huge impact on how society perceives things. Take the term “ride-sharing,” for instance. We refer to Uber as ride-sharing, but originally Uber was called Ubercab. However, after receiving a cease-and-desist for operating an ... Read More
July 30, 2018DREW N. HERRMANN
Tip Laws

14

Dec2017
You may have heard that Trump’s Secretary of Labor has proposed a new regulation concerning the tip pool laws. Lots of commentary has been written concerning the new proposed regulation. With that comes the fake news; I have read several misleading headlines regarding the interpretation of the new regulation. Specifically, ... Read More
December 14, 2017DREW N. HERRMANN
Restaurant Tipping

29

Nov2017
Who gets my Tip? Tips on Restaurant Tipping Have you ever wondered if your waiter or waitress actually gets to keep the tip you gave? Rightfully so, many patrons assume that your waiter or waitress gets to keep the full amount of the tip; after all, federal law says that ... Read More
November 29, 2017DREW N. HERRMANN
Laws for Paying Servers

31

May2017
A fair day’s pay for a fair day’s work is the mantra of working class America. However, what happens when you don’t receive fair pay or your employer is stealing tips from you? Luckily, federal law provides very strong protections that safeguard the right of the working class ... Read More
May 31, 2017DREW N. HERRMANN
Unpaid Wages Attorney Fort Worth Texas

19

Feb2017
This article is based on federal laws. The law in your state may be different from what is written in this article, which may change the outcome of the scenarios discussed. Waiter Pay You’ve probably heard the term “waiter pay” or “tip credit” but probably do not understand all the ... Read More
February 19, 2017DREW N. HERRMANN
Labor Attorney Fort Worth Texas

31

Jan2017
This article was originally published here. (www.wiserwaitress.com) Have you ever worked at an establishment where the employer mandated that you “tip-out” a portion of your earnings to other employees? This arrangement is called a tip pool. The law governing the “pooling of tips” can be unclear and ... Read More
January 31, 2017DREW N. HERRMANN
Herrmann Law, PLLC

28

Sep2016
Ever worked a service job and had an employer claim the tips belong to him or her? Whether the employer is right or wrong depends on several factors. Don’t stop reading, employers often do not know the law and it’s common for employers to commit what I call, “wage theft.” The ... Read More
September 28, 2016DREW N. HERRMANN
Herrmann Law, PLLC

28

Sep2016
By Drew N. Herrmann* Have you ever worked at an establishment where the employer mandated that you “tip-out” a portion of your earnings to other employees? This arrangement is called a tip pool. The law governing the “pooling of tips” can be unclear and hard to understand. In fact, Texas Roadhouse ... Read More
September 28, 2016DREW N. HERRMANN