MIAMI — A Broward County man has filed a class-action suit against a Pompano remodeling company and its owner, claiming the firm did not properly pay overtime wages.
Randy Schwartz filed a complaint against Bath Crest of Florida LLC and Fernand Labelle on Feb. 21 in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, alleging that the remodeling company knowingly violated the Fair Labor Standards Act.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that, between June 2014 and February 2016, he did not receive proper overtime compensation. The plaintiff holds the defendants responsible for allegedly failing to pay time and a half for hours worked in excess of 40 per week.
The plaintiff seeks the following: compensation for liquidated damages, reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs, pre-judgment interest and any or all other relief that are applicable. He is represented by Keith M. Stern of Law Office of Keith M Stern, P.A. in Boca Raton.
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida Case number 0:16-cv-60335