Stripper kicks at FlashDancers’ kickbacks (NYC)

March 26, 2011 NYC   She willingly sheds her clothes for money but doesn’t think she should pay for the privilege. A dancer at three city strip clubs yesterday filed suit over allegations that the club owners make her pay illegal kickbacks in order to strut her stuff. In her class-action complaint filed in Manhattan … Continue reading

NYC Penthouse club dancers a class act

(Oct. 27, 2010; NYC) Judge says women’s suit over wages can proceed as class action Nine Penthouse club dancers are officially a class act now that a judge has ruled their lawsuit can be expanded. The women are suing the club in federal court, claiming they were cheated out of tips and wages. A federal … Continue reading

Scores strips Tips from Workers: Lawsuit (NYC)

(Oct. 11, 2007; NYC) Diamonds aren’t a stripper’s best friend. The Scores jiggle joints have been smacked with a federal lawsuit for skimping on tips paid in “Diamond Dollars” – phony cash that patrons buy with a credit card and use for everything from drinks to gratuities to lap dances. The class-action suit, filed by … Continue reading