‘Housewives’ Alum Lisa Vanderpump Gets Hit With Another Lawsuit

by Jeremy Spirogis
Lisa Vanderpump

Lisa Vanderpump won’t be on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills anymore, however the drama continues to comply with her. The Vanderpump Rules producer simply acquired hit with a brand new lawsuit from a former SUR worker. This class-action lawsuit alleges that Vanderpump and her husband Ken Todd didn’t pay their truthful wages.

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According to E! News, Olivia Beverly Hanson alleges that Vanderpump and Todd didn’t pay their SURvers “minimum and overtime wages, provide proper meal and rest breaks, provide accurate wage statements or provide workers with pay stubs at the end of their employment.”

The lawsuit was filed on July 31 by Hanson and on behalf of different staff on the time. Hanson notes that she labored on the institution made standard by the Bravo actuality present between October 2019 and January 2020.

It was originally of this 12 months that one other lawsuit was filed with comparable claims.

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Lisa Vanderpump closes restaurant

The new lawsuit from a former worker comes weeks after Vanderpump confirmed the closure of her restaurant Villa Blanca. With the pandemic, Vanderpump shut down all her institutions and have remained closed since, and allegedly not providing take out as many different eating places have.

“Although there have been many untrue articles in the past week or so about the reasons for closing Villa Blanca, we are indeed going to be closing up our doors for good,” she advised Daily Mail.

Vanderpump used RHOBH to attract consideration to Villa Blanca all through her run on the truth sequence. The closure of the institution comes after 12 years of serving the general public. Vanderpump additionally acknowledged that she remained optimistic of discovering one other location for the eatery and bar.

“While saying goodbye to the location where we have actively served the Beverly Hills community for 12 years and employed hundreds of Angelenos, is a sad time for us, we are excited to perhaps bring Villa Blanca back in the future at a different location – as its staff and customers have always been a family,” she added.

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Lisa Vanderpump begins a podcast and lands a brand new spinoff

In the center of all of the negativity, Vanderpump has had just a few issues to get enthusiastic about. The restauranteur confirmed final week that she can be beginning a podcast to speak about life on the whole.

“I have finally started preparing for my own podcast,” she tweeted. “I am excited to connect with you guys on business, design, restaurants, cooking, activism, dogs, ponies, marriage, relations, sex… or lack thereof lol!”

Vanderpump didn’t give a timeline as to when the primary episode will likely be made obtainable on-line.

Although Vanderpump misplaced a present after she give up from RHOBH after 9 seasons, Peacock simply confirmed she was returning with a brand new spinoff. This time round, it will be primarily based round her “Vanderpump Dogs” institution.

News of the present changing into official stunned Vanderpump who was not conscious NBCUniversal would make the announcement.

“Well good morning… I’ve known about this for months lol…,” Vanderpump tweeted. “[I] thought it was supposed to be secret, but apparently it’s announced!”

No date was given when the Vanderpump Dogs present would begin streaming on Peacock.

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