Original Oyster House settles Suit for $770,490

The Original Oyster House in Gulf Shores has agreed to pay $770,490 to 68 current and former employees to settle a lawsuit related to back pay under the Fair Labor Standards Act. The restaurant will also pay about $110,000 in total court costs and attorneys fees as a part of the settlement.

The settlement puts an end to a series of claims against the restaurant, but similar cases against other area restaurants have already been filed. All of the suits are being handled by Daniel Arciniegas of Wiggins Childs, Pantazis Fisher and Goldfarb.

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