MIAMI – A server alleges she was not paid at the proper rate for the approximately 10 overtime hours she worked each week.
Cristina Kemp filed a complaint on behalf of others similarly situated on May 25 in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida against PG's on the Green Inc., doing business as Galuppis on the Green, Grant P. Galuppi, Lauren Galuppi and Patrick J. Galuppi alleging violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that between September 2015 and Jan. 18, she worked for more than 40 hours but was not paid any overtime wages by the defendants. The plaintiff holds PG's on the Green Inc., Grant P. Galuppi, Lauren Galuppi and Patrick J. Galuppi responsible because the defendants allegedly failed to pay overtime compensation to plaintiff for all her hours worked more than 40 per workweek.
The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks damages, unpaid wages plus interest, liquidated damages, all legal fees and any other relief as the court deems just. She is represented by Anthony M. George-Pierre of Remer & George-Pierre PLLC in Miami.
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida Case number 0:16-cv-61116-WJZ