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Court Name: United States District Court
Judge Joseph F. Bianco

Date: 10/20/2014 4:30 PM
Room: 920

Case: Li et al v. Tyku Sushi & Lounge Inc. et al

Summary: Argument on motion to certify class in action under federal Fair Labor Standards Act by Garden City restaurant workers who allege that they were required to work 12-hour days but were not paid minimum wage or overtime. Among the contentions: employer wrongly applied a “tip credit” toward its minimum wage obligation.

Court Name: United States District Court
Judge Joseph F. Bianco

Date: 10/21/2014 4:30 PM
Room: 920

Case: Ellis v. Wilkinson

Summary: Argument on motion to dismiss complaint by environmental activist who claims the former East Hampton Supervisor proposed a storm water retention pond on Town wetlands adjacent to plaintiff’s property in retaliation for his complaints to the DEC about the supervisor’s friend.