MIAMI – A former employee for a produce distributor alleges he was not paid for overtime work.
R. Mora filed a complaint on behalf of other similarly situated
individuals on Jan. 26 in the U.S. District Court for the Southern
District of Florida, Miami Division against
Ocho Rios-Miami Inc. and Allan Lowe
citing the Fair Labor Standards Act.
According to the complaint,
the plaintiff alleges that he worked as a warehouse employee and
delivery driver and worked for more than 40 hours per week without being
paid for the extra work. The plaintiff holds Ocho Rios-Miami Inc. and
Lowe responsible because the defendants allegedly allowed the plaintiff
to work more than 40 hours without paying any overtime compensation.
plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks actual damages, unpaid
overtime compensation, liquidated damages, all legal fees and any other
relief as the court deems just. He is represented by Zandro E. Palma of
Zandro E. Palma PA in Miami.
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, Miami Division Case number 1:17-cv-20364-JAL