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Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Mewbourne for Misclassifying Oilfield Lease Operators as Exempt From Overtime

Our firm filed a class action overtime lawsuit in New Mexico federal court today.  The lawsuit is filed on behalf of a class of Lease Operators for Mewbourne Oil Company, Inc.  The Lease Operators work for Mewbourne in their locations across New Mexico, Texas, and Oklahoma. This case is brought under both the FLSA (federal […]

Satellite Installer Files Class Action Lawsuit

Today, we filed suit in federal court in San Antonio, Texas on behalf of Thomas Watt and a class of  satellite internet installers, claiming they were misclassified as independent contractors and are owed unpaid overtime under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).  The defendants in the case are two entities—Roga Satellite, Inc. and Zavalla Bam […]

Class Action Lawsuit Filed on Behalf of RNs and LVNs Required to Work During Unpaid Meal Periods

On Monday, July 31, 2018, Moreland Law Firm, P.C. filed suit in Federal Court in San Antonio, Texas against three Sava Senior Care entities, SSC Kerrville Hilltop Village Operating Company LLC, SSC Kerrville Edgewater Operating Company LLC, and SSC Kerrville Alpine Terrace Operating Company LLC. The case was filed on behalf of Rosario Passmore, Brenda […]

Oilfield Worker files class lawsuit regarding off-the-clock work and drive time.

On Monday, June 18, 2018, Moreland Law Firm, P.C. filed suit in Federal Court in Midland, Texas against TNT Crane and Rigging, Inc. The case was filed on behalf of Timothy Repass and a class of TNT crane operators. Repass brings claims under the Fair Labor Standards Act (the “FLSA”) against TNT. The FLSA is […]

Merchandising Consultant Paid a Day Rate With No Overtime Files Collective Action

On Wednesday, April 25, 2018, Moreland Law Firm, P.C. filed suit in Federal Court in Austin, Texas against TouchPoint 360, LLC and E.A. Langenfeld Associates, Ltd. (TouchPoint). The case was filed on behalf of Donna Arugu and a class of TouchPoint workers who were paid a day rate with no overtime compensation for hours they […]

What Texas Oil Field Workers Need to Know About Compensation

The Permian Basin and Eagle Ford shale represent two of the biggest sources of economic opportunity in Texas. Not only do oil operations in these areas generate enormous revenue, they also create much-needed jobs. Of course, none of this wealth would be possible without the labor of Texas oil field workers. Unfortunately, that labor is […]

Nurses and Medical Professionals Frequently Shorted Overtime Pay They are Legally Entitled

Nurses and medical professionals are critical to the health and well being of our loved ones. But with the ever-evolving pressures on the healthcare industry, they are frequently shorted the pay they deserve and to which they are legally entitled. Nurses are Covered by Federal Overtime Law The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) is the […]

Common Misconceptions About Overtime Laws

Although it seems simple at first glance, employees (and employers) have many misunderstandings about who is entitled to overtime and when they are entitled to it. These misconceptions are so strong that employees often work for years-working long hours each week-without ever realizing they are entitled to more pay from their employers. Here are some […]

Permian Basin Oilfield Worker Files Class Action Lawsuit for Off-The-Clock Pre- and Post-Shift Work

On Thursday, February 15, 2018, Moreland Law Firm, P.C. filed suit in Federal Court in Midland, Texas against Bird Electric Enterprises, LLC. The case was filed on behalf of Jason Guajardo and a class of Bird Electric electricians. Guajardo brings claims under the Fair Labor Standards Act (the “FLSA”) against Bird Electric. The FLSA is the federal […]

Nurses Frequently Shorted Overtime Pay They are Legally Entitled.

Nurses are critical to the health and wellbeing of our loved ones. But with the ever-evolving pressures on the healthcare industry, they are frequently shorted the pay they deserve and to which they are legally entitled. The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) is the federal law that governs how employers pay their workers. More specifically, the FLSA […]

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