Broomall’s Lake CC Sues Borough in Rezoning Dispute

By | May 14, 2018

The Media, Pa., club has been battling with the borough for 20 years over a dilapidated dam and roadway, and has taken the fight to federal court. The club is seeking a declaratory judgment, an injunction against any further efforts to rezone the property, and damages. Broomall’s Lake Country Club in Media, Pa., that has […]

Former Employee Files Class-Action Lawsuit Against Oakley CC

By | May 4, 2018

Rene Flores, who worked at the Watertown, Mass., club from March to December 2017, alleged in the complaint that the club failed to pay wait staff the service minimum wage, overtime, and for all hours worked. In a statement, the club said it “is confident that its employees were and are paid in compliance with […]

Judge to Approve $5.4M Settlement in Trump National GC Jupiter Lawsuit

By | April 20, 2018

U.S. District Judge Kenneth Marra is expected to approve the settlement, which would end a long-running lawsuit between President Donald Trump and members of the Jupiter, Fla., golf club. Under the terms of the settlement, lawyers who represented club members would get $1.9 million and most of the remaining money would be divided among the […]

Old Oaks CC, Elmwood CC Face Off in Legal Battle

By | April 4, 2018

A lawsuit filed March 30 accuses Old Oaks CC in Purchase, N.Y., of bringing financial ruin to the now-shuttered Elmwood CC by luring away General Manager Iwona Sterk “because of the inherent value of her local country club circuit rolodex.” A separate lawsuit filed in March 2017 claims Sterk and her husband stole silverware, glasses, food, […]

Shareholder Files Lawsuit in Sale of Conway (S.C.) GC

By | March 26, 2018

Judy Edwards has filed a lawsuit requesting the corporation that owns the course to be dissolved by a court order, contending that the course has debts and liabilities that it can’t pay and is or will soon be insolvent. The property is under contract to be sold to Beverly Homes, which plans to build a […]

Judge Awards Residents $160M in Woodlake Resort & CC Lawsuit

By | March 23, 2018

Plaintiffs filed a class action lawsuit against the Vass, N.C., property, blaming the resort for plummeting property values after the state ordered the controlled draining of Lake Surf, the subdivision’s 1,200-acre centerpiece, amid concerns about the stability of its dam in the wake of Hurricane Matthew. On March 22, Superior Court Judge James Webb awarded […]