Hospitality News

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Immigration Reform and Its Impact on the Hospitality Industry
Immigration Reform and Its Impact on the Hospitality Industry

Many of the workers who currently are not authorized to work but are working will be able to get their legal papers and work authorization.

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Tipping Practices Change at Restaurants
Minimum Wage to Increase for Tipped Employees in New York Hospitality Industry

The Acting Commissioner of the New York State Department of Labor recently issued a Wage Order increasing the minimum wage rate for all tipped employees in the hospitality industry to $7.50 per hour, effective December 31, 2015.

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Dirt Candy Vegan Restaurant in NYC
No More Tipping at Dirt Candy

Amanda Cohen’s Dirt Candy, a trendy vegetarian restaurant, which recently moved to a bigger location in East Manhattan, has been tip-free for nine months now.

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