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Fugitive Vegan Restaurateur Ditches Partner in Crime
The latest in the saga of Pure Food
Wine’s Sarma Melngailis.
The ‘Four Seasons’ Name Should Rest in Peace
Alex von Bidder and Julian Niccolini’s former partners are suing to prevent them from using it at their new restaurant.
Two Former Employees Are Suing Danny Meyer Over Unpaid Wages
They claim they should have been paid more per hour.
The Pure Food & Wine Owner Is Being Sued From All Sides
Her former employees, vendors, and investors are all taking her to court.
Dollar-Slice Specialists 2 Bros. Pizza Sued
A class-action lawsuit asks for $10 million in damages.
Heinz Just Got Sued Over Trans-Fat Claims
A class-action lawsuit is contending that Ore-Ida fries have “danger levels” of the oil.
World’s Worst Roommate Pours Cleaning Fluid Into the Food of Her Frenemies
She sought revenge on her housemates, and now she’s being charged with a felony.
The City Wants to Shut Down Chinatown Favorite 169 Bar
Underage drinking is an issue.
Feds Accuse Kraft of Manipulating Wheat Prices
The company allegedly pocketed $5.4 million.
Restaurant Claims Metal-Fishhook Debacle Is Actually Extortion
Apparently, the branzino is farmed and always caught in nets.
Diner Goes to the Hospital After Her $42 Branzino Includes a Metal Fish Hook
Fatty Crew Strikes Back, Claims It Terminated Leah Cohen’s Contract In
This is getting ugly.
Trouble at Pig and Khao: Leah Cohen’s Suing Rick Camac’s Restaurant
The restaurant owes the government $47,283.
Here’s Another Reason to Hate 7-Eleven
More than 150 U.S. franchisees are suing the company.
Atlantic City Judge Rules ‘Borgata Babes’ Can Be Fired for Gaining
Apparently it’s not an issue of sexual or weight discrimination.
Does Adding Mandatory Gratuity Violate City Law?
A new lawsuit targets Per Se.
Starbucks Employees Accused of Mocking Deaf Customers
A lawyer is representing a dozen plaintiffs.
Sticky’s Finger Joint Waitress Says Owner Fed Her Magic Mushrooms
“I was expecting chicken.”
Soy Milk and Birth Control: A Look at the Eden Foods CEO Controversy
The CEO wants an exemption from covering contraception.
Victory for Wine Snobs: Billionaire William Koch Wins Lawsuit
A landmark case for vintage wine hoaxes.
Former Hooters Waitress Says She Was Forced to Quit After Shaving Head for Brain
She’s suing the franchise.
Gordon Ramsay Owes $75,000 in Overdue Bills
He’s the worst.
Two Billionaires Fighting Over Expensive, Rare Wine That Tastes Like Vinegar
Mo’ money. Mo’ problems.
Why Martha Stewart’s Unapologetic
“She refuses to care whether we all want to be her besties.”
Martha Stewart Hurt Business for Oprah, Rosie O’Donnell, and Ina Garten
This lawsuit’s getting nasty.
The 20 Most Despicable Things Gordon Ramsay Has Said and Done, Ranked
Racism, fat-shaming, and vegetarian trickery.
Bow and Finale Sued for Noise Violations
Neighbors are pissed.
Macy’s Gives Emeril Lagasse the Boot
The store’s dropping his cookware line from 800 stores.
Mother and Daughter Crack Coca-Cola’s Bottle Cap Contest
They scammed the company out of over $200,000.
Lavo Hostess Sues Club for Causing Hearing Loss
McDonald’s Lied About Selling Halal Food
It’ll cost the company $700,000 to settle allegations.
Rich Guy Sues Wine Storage Facility Flooded by Sandy
It wasn’t a very good year for his collection.