Archive for December 2017

The Potential for Class Action Status in Hotels with Bed Bug Infestations

Part I – The Basics Hotels face the potential for class action lawsuits when their properties are found to have a significant building-wide bed bug infestation.  Class action lawsuits in bed bug cases are no stranger to both State and Federal courts in large apartment complexes.  While the Elsie Mason Manor case that settled for…

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The Great Expense of Bed Bugs and How to Avoid It

The dreaded budgeting season is upon us. As many hoteliers take a step back to evaluate the previous year they may be surprised to see how an unexpected guest may have negatively impacted their room revenue: Bed bugs! It’s true, bed bugs can have a quite a negative impact on your bottom line. Some hoteliers…

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