ORLANDO – A former employee for a vintage car restorer alleges he was not adequately compensated for overtime hours.
Brian Galasso filed a complaint on Nov. 21 in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, Orlando Division against Sascosports Inc. alleging violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that on Sept. 1, 2015, he started working for the defendant as lead spotter and was employed until April 1, 2016. He alleges during the whole time of his employment, he worked an average of 65 to 70 hours per week, but did not consistently receive proper compensation for his overtime hours.
The plaintiff holds Sascosports Inc. responsible because the defendant allegedly failed to compensate its employees with overtime wages.
The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks judgment against defendant for damages, costs, attorney's fees and other remedy as the court deems just. He is represented by James M. Loren of Goldberg & Loren PA in Plantation.
U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, Orlando Division Case number 6:16-cv-02035