Articles tagged “lawsuit”

Grand America Hotel Utah Sued for Exploiting Filipino Interns

Grand America Hotel Utah Sued for Exploiting Filipino Interns

Brady McCombs, The Associated Press

It is second nature for Filipino students and workers to venture abroad for work or internship. Sadly, they are regularly subject to abuse. Here's another vile case.

6 months ago

Targeted Motel 6 Guests May Never Receive the Money Owed to Them by the Hotel Company

Targeted Motel 6 Guests May Never Receive the Money Owed to Them by the Hotel Company

Kartikay Mehrotra, Bloomberg

So much for being hospitable, Motel 6.

8 months ago

Boeing’s Woes Deepen With New Lawsuit, Faltering Orders in Asia

Boeing’s Woes Deepen With New Lawsuit, Faltering Orders in Asia

Peter Blumberg and Janan Hanna, Bloomberg

A lawsuit filed on behalf of the estate of a Rwandan passenger in the ill-fated Ethiopia crash deepens the troubles at Boeing, which is also seeing plane orders wavering in Asia.

9 months ago

Trump Must Contend With Lawsuit Over D.C. Hotel Profits

Trump Must Contend With Lawsuit Over D.C. Hotel Profits

Andrew Harris, Bloomberg

Unlike his popularity, Trump's legal woes continue to grow.

1 year ago

American Airlines Agrees to $45 Million Settlement in Collusion Lawsuit

American Airlines Agrees to $45 Million Settlement in Collusion Lawsuit

Mary Schlangenstein and Andrew Harris, Bloomberg

Now that American Airlines and Southwest have agreed to pay up in the three-year-old lawsuit, what will Delta and United do?

1 year ago

Exclusive: Norwegian Cruise Line’s Former CEO Was Removed Over Misconduct, Lawsuit Claims

Exclusive: Norwegian Cruise Line’s Former CEO Was Removed Over Misconduct, Lawsuit Claims

Hannah Sampson, Skift

There’s a lot to unpack in this lawsuit — and it’s pretty clear that Kevin Sheehan and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings wish much less would have been included. When one former CEO sues another, it’s not going to be pretty.

3 years ago

Virgin Group Settles Lawsuit That Claimed Its Cruise Line Plan Was Stolen

Virgin Group Settles Lawsuit That Claimed Its Cruise Line Plan Was Stolen

Hannah Sampson, Skift

The $300 million lawsuit has drawn attention from Virgin's plans to "make waves" in the cruise industry. Now the focus will shift to whether Virgin Cruises can deliver on that promise.

4 years ago

Pinterest the Bully? Travel Startup Thinks So, Answers Trademark Lawsuit

Pinterest the Bully? Travel Startup Thinks So, Answers Trademark Lawsuit

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Pinterest had a huge travel vertical even before it filed its lawsuit and prior to its launching of Place Pins. Regardless of the outcome of this trademark lawsuit, few are confusing the prospects of Pinterest vis a vis Pintrips.

6 years ago

Court Allows Hawaii Hotel Workers to Sue Employers for Stealing Tips

The Honolulu Star-Advertiser

"Service charges" on line items like room service are seen by hotel guests as tips. Lawsuits like this could lead to changes that make life better both for employees and guest who wonder why a cup of coffee delivered to the room is $12.

6 years ago