MIAMI – A Miami-Dade County employer that sells SIM cards for cellphones is accused of terminating an employee in retaliation for his complaints about not receiving overtime pay.
Acosta filed a complaint on behalf of similarly situated individuals on
March 9 in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of
Florida, Miami Division against Lyca Tel LLC citing the Fair Labor
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges
that he began working for the defendants to sell SIM cards in November
2015 and was unlawfully terminated in December 2016. The plaintiff holds
Lyca Tel LLC responsible because the defendant allegedly terminated
plaintiff's employment in retaliation his complaints about not being
paid any overtime wages. He also alleges he was not paid commissions as
The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks all
back wages, liquidated damages, front wages, compensatory damages, all
legal fees and any other relief as this court deems just. He is
represented by Gary A. Costales of Gary A. Costales PA in Miami.
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, Miami Division Case number 1:17-cv-20907-KMM