K.Michelle Hit w/ Lawsuit By Chef
theJasmineBRAND exclusively reports, K. Michelle (real name Kimberly Michelle Pate) has been hit with a new lawsuit. The singer and reality star has been accused of not properly compensating the chef at her Atlanta restaurant.
Anwar Molette sued K. Michelle and River Lee Holdings LLC in a Georgia court. River Lee Holdings is the company which owns and operates a restaurant known as Puff & Petals Lounge in ATL, which K. Michelle owns.
Molette explains he was employed by Michelle as sous chef at the restaurant. He says while working there he was paid a flat rate per week, no matter the number of hours he worked.
The suit claims Molette often worked in excess of 40 hours per week. He accuses Michelle of not paying him any overtime. He is suing K. Michelle for violating labor laws and for his unpaid wages and overtime.