JACKSONVILLE – A Clay County resident alleges her Duval County employer only paid her the regular wage rate for overtime work.
Jeffers filed a complaint on behalf of others similarly situated on
Feb. 27 in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida,
Jacksonville Division against
Kids First Dentistry Inc. and Jila J. Mahajan
alleging violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act.
the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that she worked for the defendants
from November 2013 to September 2016 as an office assistant. The
plaintiff holds Kids First Dentistry Inc. and Mahajan responsible
because the defendants allegedly failed to pay the plaintiff any
overtime premiums for working more than 40 hours per week.
plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks actual and liquidated
damages, all legal fees and any other relief as the court deems just.
She is represented by Paul M. Botros of Morgan & Morgan PA in
U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, Jacksonville Division Case number 3:17-cv-00231-HLA-JRK