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High New York Court: Starbucks Baristas Must Share Tips

The state Court of Appeals ruled Wednesday that Starbucks baristas in New York must share their tips with shift supervisors, but not assistant managers.

06/26/2013

FILE - People sit inside a Starbucks Coffee shop in lower Manhattan (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

NY Court: Starbucks Baristas Must Share Tips With Shift Supervisors

The Court of Appeals found that shift supervisors do much of the same work as the coffee servers and therefore get to share in the tips. The court also ruled the company can deny those tips to assistant managers.

06/26/2013

FILE - People sit inside a Starbucks Coffee shop in lower Manhattan (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

NY’s Top Court To Decide Who Can Tap Starbucks’ Tip Jars

New York’s top court will give its two cents into the brewing controversy over Starbucks baristas’ tip jars: whether shift supervisors and assistant managers are legally entitled to dip into them.

05/28/2013