TAMPA – A former gas station sales clerk alleges she was not properly compensated for overtime work.
Smith filed a complaint on March 21 in the U.S. District Court for the
Middle District of Florida against Circle K Stores Inc. alleging
violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act.
According to the
complaint, the plaintiff alleges that she worked for the defendant from
May 2015 to January 2017 as a sales clerk. The plaintiff holds Circle K
Stores Inc. responsible because the defendant allegedly failed to pay
the plaintiff overtime at a rate of time-and-one-half of her regular
The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks judgment
against defendant for unpaid overtime compensation, liquidated damages,
attorneys' fees, costs incurred, declaratory relief, and further relief
that the court determines to be just. She is represented by Matthew R.
Gunter of Morgan & Morgan PA in Orlando.
Tampa Division of the Middle District of Florida Case number 8:17-cv-00668