Archive for January, 2012

Comments Off on Tipped Employees May be Entitled to $7.25 Minimum Wage When they Spend >20% on Non-Tipped Activities
January 31st, 2012

The U.S. Supreme Court recently denied certiorari from an Eighth Circuit decision in Gerald Fast v. Applebee’s International, 10-1725 (8th Cir. 2011). In Fast, the Court approved a Department of Labor interpretation (Chapter 30d of its Field Operations Handbook (.pdf)) that states: Reg 531.56(e) permits the taking of the tip credit for time spent in more »