Together with Make the Road New York, a not-for-profit organization, Shulman Kessler LLP has filed a collective action lawsuit on behalf of the current and former domestic workers of Owl’s Nest and Robert Mercer. Owl’s nest is a large estate in Old Field, New York owned by Mr. Mercer. The lawsuit alleges that Owl’s Nest and Robert Mercer violated the Fair Labor Standards Act and the New York Labor Law by failing to pay overtime wages to their domestic workers. Additionally, the lawsuit alleges that Owl’s Nest unlawfully deducted money from the wages of its domestic workers.
If you currently or formerly worked at Owl’s Nest, and you wish to join this lawsuit, please click here.