More Problems Arise for Upper Crust

Upper Crust Pizza

It’s no secret that locally based pizza chain Upper Crust has recently been under scrutiny over its labor practices; illegally employing undocumented workers from Brazil, underpaying them for long workweeks and rescinding overtime pay ordered by the U.S. Department of Labor for weekend work.  Five former employees have a suit pending against the company for these practices.  In fact, the court recently certified the class in that lawsuit. As it turns out though, Upper Crust’s problems don’t end there. In dueling pleadings filed in Suffolk Superior Court, the co-owners of Upper Crust are now suing each other alleging misuse of … Continue reading