Saavedra v Aceground Ltd t/a Terrazza Est [1995] IRLR 198 EAT

Reports relating to this case:

  • Wages Act: Reduced share of service charges was unlawful deduction

    1 March 1995

    A waiter whose weekly share of the restaurant's service charge pool was reduced because the management unilaterally decided to allocate part of the pool to the "house" to offset the restaurant's running costs, suffered unlawful deductions from his wages, holds the EAT in Saavedra v Aceground Ltd t/a Terrazzo-Est.