03/12/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Cindy Crawford's Hubbie Rande Gerber In Hard Rock Club Battle

CELEBRITY bar operator Rande Gerber, whose dozens of glamorous nightspots include the Whiskey Bar at the W in Times Square, is locked in a bitter dispute with two West Coast hotels.

Two of Gerber's nightclubs at the Hard Rock Hotel in San Diego, Sweetwater Saloon and Moonstone Lounge, have been shuttered by hotel management over claims that Gerber's security staff routinely physically and verbally abused clubgoers.

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