BY: Kevin J. Stoops | IN: Class Action & Commercial Litigation, Employment Law, Unpaid Wages & Overtime
According to a new class action lawsuit, Marriott maintained unlawful pay practices that caused Courtyard Hotels food managers to be misclassified and cheated out of overtime pay – a violation of the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).
The plaintiffs in Parrott v. Marriott International, Inc., include current and former food and beverage managers working at company-owned and/or franchised Courtyard Hotel locations across the United States. They claim that according to its corporate compensation policies, Marriott:
As a result, the plaintiffs were denied overtime compensation to which they were entitled under the FLSA at a rate of one-and-one-half times their hourly rate.
Wage theft in the hospitality industry cheats hard-working employees of their hard-earned compensation. If you were employed as a food and beverage manager or similar non-exempt position at a Courtyard Hotel in the last three years and believe you were denied wages and overtime pay, the attorneys in Sommers Schwartz’s Wage & Hour Litigation Group will be happy to discuss your right to recover money damages. Please contact us today!
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Kevin Stoops is an experienced trial attorney who appears frequently in Michigan state courts and federal courts across the United States, representing clients in complex business litigation. He has vast experience and a track record of successful outcomes high-dollar matters involving trade secret, business tort, intellectual property, executive employment, and class action claims.