Former Hawaiian Tropic employees sue for alleged harassment

NEW YORK Four women who formerly worked at the Hawaiian Tropic Zone restaurant, a Times Square restaurant operated by The Riese Organization under a licensing deal with chef David Burke, have filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against the owners of the eatery and accused a former general manager of rape and sexual battery.

Representatives of Burke and Riese, a local operator of multiple restaurant concepts, said the allegations were false and without merit. Burk

Register to view the full article

Register to view this article

TAGS: Archive
Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish