Los Angeles - Lady Gaga's former assistant is suing for unpaid earnings.
Jennifer O'Neill, 41, has filed a lawsuit seeking over $380 000 in back pay and undisclosed damages after alleging she worked over 7 168 hours overtime without pay during the 13-month stint she had in the singer's employment.
Promptness of a towel
In the suit, which was filed in Manhattan federal court, Jennifer - who worked for Gaga during her Monster's Ball tour in 2010 - alleges she had to make herself available to the pop superstar at her "earliest waking hour or for spontaneous, random matters in the middle of the night" and in "stadiums, private jets, fine hotel suites, yachts, ferries, trains and tour buses".
Jennifer - who earned $75 000-a-year working for Gaga - also claimed some of her duties included "ensuring the promptness of a towel following a shower, ensuring the availability of chosen outfits and serving as a personal alarm clock to keep Gaga on schedule."
The case has been filed against the Marry the Night hitmaker's touring company, Mermaid Touring.
A spokesperson for Gaga told the New York Post newspaper that the lawsuit is "without merit".
24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.
Lindsay Lohan reportedly owes almost £78 000 in rent on a property in London. Read More »
Kanye West's sweet birthday message to Kim Kardashian West will have you shed a tear. Read More »
10 epic pics.
All the deets.
South AfricaCity Press
Johannesburg CBDResourcing Solutions
HousesR 1 750 000
HousesR 7 200 000
HousesR 2 495 000