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Human rights/ breach of contract: Cheque and credit card tips count as "remuneration"

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Tips included in cheque or credit card payments by customers of a restaurant and paid by the employer to the waiters as "additional pay" in their weekly wage slips counted towards the waiters' "remuneration" for the purposes of their statutory minimum wage entitlement, the European Court of Human Rights holds in Nerva and others v United Kingdom [2002] IRLR 815.