MIAMI – A warehouseman claims he was not paid at the appropriate rate for overtime work by his former Dade County employer.
Laurence Lazo, individually and on behalf of all others similarly
situated, filed a complaint on March 29 in the U.S. District Court for
the Southern District of Florida against
West Coast Trucking Corp. and Manuel Quintero
alleging that they violated the Fair Labor Standards Act.
to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that between December 2011 and
January 2017, he worked on average 60 hours a week without being paid
the extra half-time rate for hours worked over 40 hours in a week.
plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks double damages and
reasonable attorney fees, court costs, interest and any other reasonable
relief. He is represented by J.H. Zidell of J.H. Zidell PA in Miami
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida Case number 1:17-cv-21165