2 Upper West Side Pizza Places Face Lawsuits

Two Upper West Side pizzerias have recently found themselves in legal trouble, one over unpaid wages, the other over unpaid rent. Advertisement Big Nick’s Burger Joint & Pizza Joint Too closed its doors at 70 West 71st Street last August. However, following a November 3 federal verdict, the former restaurant’s owners have been ordered to cough up $2 million in unpaid wages, ABC 7 reported. The jury trial settled a September 2016 lawsuit wherein the owners of the pizzeria “forced employees to work, at times, six days and more than 80 hours a week without overtime pay. The complaint alleged … Continue reading 2 Upper West Side Pizza Places Face Lawsuits