Below is the first part of an article from hypebot,com. It reads…
Live Nation and their EDM artner Insomniac Events, producers of the hugely successful Electric Daisy Carnival series, have been hit with a class action lawsuit brought by festival volunteers seeking pay. According to the suit, the companies used volunteer labor in the place of paid employees at their events, but failed to compensate the volunteers for their efforts. The lawsuit claims this is a violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act, which requires that all time spent working must be compensated at a rate of no less than the federal minimum wage ($7.25), and seeks to recover wages owed to…
Source: http://www.hypebot.com/hypebot/2014/04/festival-volunteers-bring-class-action-against-live-nation-insomniac.html
Advertisements