The Lazzaro Law Firm LLC

Advocates for Employees. Your Employment, Overtime + Minimum Wage Rights.

Get A Free Consultation.
216-696-5000
Call Us. Submit Your Case

Louisiana Record, Former employee claims Harvey Gulf did not pay overtime wages

pdf article / full article from louisianarecord.com

by Michael Abella | Mar. 17, 2017, 10:16am

NEW ORLEANS - A Florida seaman has filed a class-action lawsuit against a New Orleans marine transportation company over the company's allegedly unlawful pay practices.

Droyce Lang filed a complaint on behalf of individually and on behalf of all others similarly situated filed a complaint on March 8 in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana against Harvey Gulf International Marine LLC alleging violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act.

According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that he was employed by the defendant from Oct. 11, 2013, to March 3, 2016. The plaintiff holds Harvey Gulf International Marine LLC responsible because the defendant allegedly failed to pay overtime compensation at the rate of one-and-one-half times his regular rates of pay and failed to make and keep accurate time records.

The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks actual damages for unpaid wages, pre- and post-judgment interest, attorneys' fees, costs, and disbursements and such other just and proper relief. He is represented by Christopher L. Williams of Williams Litigation LLC in New Orleans and Anthony J. Lazzaro and Chastity L. Christy of The Lazzaro Law Firm LLC in Cleveland, Ohio.

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana Case number 2:17-cv-01985

Learn About Our Practice Areas

follow us on facebook

Search

Get A Free Consultation Now

Email us, call us, or take our Wage Theft Survey to submit your case. All consultations are strictly confidential.

Email us. With this form.

Please skip:

Call us. We want to talk to you.

216-696-5000

Take our Wage Theft Survey.
Find out if you're a victim.

stop wage theft

Start Wage Theft Survey

Copyright The Lazzaro Law Firm, LLC. All Rights Reserved 2016