Found February 13, 2014 on Speleb:

Cincinnati Bengals cheerleader Alexa Brenneman filed a class action lawsuit against the team for allegedly violating federal wage laws. Brenneman said she made an average of $2.85 an hour during the 2013 season. The Ohio minimum wage during the same time: $7.85 an hour. 


Bengals cheerleader files lawsuit against the team

A cheerleader has filed a Class Action Complaint against the Cincinnati Bengals, claiming she is underpaid for the hours of work she puts in for the team. Alexa Brenneman, a member of the Ben-Gals from approximately May 2013 through Jan. 2014, alleges she is compensated, at most, $90 per home game at which the Ben-Gals cheer. Brenneman says between mandatory practices, public appearances...

Bengals cheerleader alleges wage law violations

A Cincinnati Bengals cheerleader is accusing the team in a lawsuit of violating federal wage laws. Alexa Brenneman says in the complaint that cheerleaders put in more than 300 hours attending mandatory practices and charity events and performing required volunteer work. The lawsuit filed Tuesday says squad members are paid a flat rate of $90 a game for cheering at 10 games during...

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Cincinnati Bengals get sued by Ben-Gals

Now it’s the Ben-Gals who have hired a Law Firm not named BenJarvus Green-Ellis. Sheila McLaughlin of reported that Alexa Brenneman’s suit is similar to the one filed by the Raiderettes. The suit says the following: The cheer squad members put in more than 300 hours a season attending mandatory practices and charity events and performing required volunteer work...

Bengals cheerleader files lawsuit over $2.85 an hour pay

A cheerleader for the Cincinnati Bengals has sued the football franchise accusing the team of violating federal wage laws. Alexa Brenneman, in a lawsuit filed Tuesday in Cincinnati and aimed at covering all Ben-Gals since 2011, said the cheer squad members put in more than 300 hours a seasonattending mandatory practices and charity events and performing required volunteer work but...

Bengals Cheerleader Files Lawsuit Claiming $2.85/Hr Pay

Lately there have been a run on cheerleaders suing for not being paid the appropriate wage. Now we can add a Cincinnati Bengals cheerleader to the list. From Cincy Jungle: Alexa is a cheerleader for the Cincinnati Bengals and, according to a complaint that was filed earlier this week, she only receives $90 per home game — which appears to be the standard rate for most of the team’s...

Bengals Cheerleader Alexa Brenneman Sues Team For ‘Violating Employment Laws’

You knew this was going to happen after the Raiderette lawsuit: a former member of the Ben-Gals, the Cincinnati Bengals cheerleaders, is suing…

Bengals cheerleader files lawsuit against team

The Oakland Raiders are no longer the only NFL team being sued by its cheerleaders, you can now add the Cincinnati Bengals to that list. Alexa Brenneman, a cheerleader who just finished her first season with the Ben-Gals, is suing the Bengals because she claims the team pays nowhere near minimum wage. According to the lawsuit, which was filed on Feb. 11 and obtained by

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Yesterday, Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter announced that 2014 will be his final season. After what will be 20 years in pinstripes, No. 2 will hang up his cleats for good. The news generated all sorts of reaction, both inside Major League Baseball and outside the game, almost all of it positive. Praise for Jeter poured in from every corner, from all sorts of people. Why? Because he’s...

Ben-Gals Cheerleader Most Recent To Hop Onboard The Lawsuit Train

Alexa Brenneman of the Cincinnati Ben-Gals cheerleader squad has become the second cheerleader from as many teams to p…
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