Service Charge vs. Gratuity: Restaurant Liability?

Posted on: July 7, 2015 by RMS Hospitality

An upscale restaurant in Manhattan has made headlines recently for failing to pay employees their tips. What was categorized as a “service fee,” was actually required to be paid to employees per the written agreement. As these discrepancies are fairly common yet can cause hefty legal damage payouts, be sure to equip your business with […] Read More

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Top 5 EMV Myths Debunked

Posted on: June 26, 2015 by RMS Hospitality

The Europay, Mastercard and Visa regulation (EMV) is sweeping the restaurant industry as of lately. This new innovative and security based development is effective as of October 1st, 2015 and is comprised of a set of specifications for smart card payments and acceptance devices, as defined by the EMV Connection. During this important and potentially […] Read More

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