Jean-Georges Vongerichten sued for alleged underpayment

NEW YORK Six former servers of V Steakhouse, Jean-Georges Vongerichten’s now-shuttered upscale restaurant in the Time Warner Center here, have sued the chef and restaurateur for dividing tips among restaurant managers and other tipped staff members. As a result, they claim they were underpaid.

The proposed class-action suit was filed July 9 in Manhattan Federal Court here.

A report in the New York Daily News said the servers had been threatened with

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