Catch a Wave by Blue Nami Tip Pooling Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Closed

Closed Settlement Statement:

According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.

Case Summary:

Catch a Wave by Blue Nami, Inc. is settling a class action brought by one of its servers that alleges that the restaurants, in Roseville, Orangevale, and Folsom, California, engaged in improper tip pooling.

Docket Number:


Company: Catch a Wave by Blue Nami, Inc.

Filing Deadline: August 25, 2022

Class Period: September 18, 2011 to February 9, 2020

Objection Deadline: August 25, 2022

Exclusion Deadline: August 25, 2022

Final Approval Hearing: September 14, 2022

Proof of Purchase:

You do not need to provide proof if you agree with the number of shifts listed for you.


You may be eligible if you were employed as a server, at any time between September 18, 2011 and February 9, 2020, by Catch a Wave by Blue Nami.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Share of the net settlement fund based on the total number of shifts you worked during the class period. Payments will be considered wages and subject to withholding.

Total Settlement Amount: Up to $150,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$5,000 in total

Law Firm:
Eason & Tambornini, ALC

Claim Form: Catch a Wave Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Victor S. Martinez III v. Catch a Wave by Blue Nami, Inc.

Settlement Website: Catch a Wave Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
ILYM Group, Inc.

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

ILYM Group, Inc.
P.O. Box 2031
Tustin, CA 92781

Tags: Employment Arrangements, Tip Distribution