Israeli Waiters Not Entitled to Salary if Tips Are Big Enough, Court Rules

Restaurant was sued for back pay of half a million shekels, but courts rules such a sum would likely pull business under and reflects a 'cynical exploitation of the law' by plaintiffs.

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In a surprise decision this week, a Tel Aviv Regional Labor Court ruled that restaurants and cafes don’t have to pay waiters regular salaries if they are making more than the legally required minimum wage from...