MIAMI — A former employee has filed a class-action lawsuit against Indian Creek Country Club, Inc. and Raul Perez, employer, citing alleged unpaid wages and violation of workers compensation acts.
Rhina D. Arana filed a complaint on behalf of other similarly situated individuals on Dec. 16, in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida Miami Division against the defendants alleging that they failed to pay fair wages to the plaintiff.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that she worked for more than 40 hours without being paid any overtime compensation. The plaintiff holds Indian Creek Country Club, Inc. and Raul Perez responsible because the defendants allegedly failed to pay the plaintiff any overtime premium for working more than 40 hours per week.
The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks actual damages, unpaid overtime compensation, interest, liquidated damages, all legal fees and any other relief as this court deems just. She is represented by Zandro E. Palma of Zandro E. Palma, P.A. in Miami.
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida Miami Division Case number 1:16-cv-25220-DLG