HOUSTON – A former cable installer for a telecommunications customer service fulfillment company alleges he was not paid a minimum wage during his employment.
Abdudaziz Elkish, individually and on behalf of all others similarly situated, filed a complaint on April 3 in the Houston Division of the Southern District of Texas against Premier CC Inc. alleging violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that he worked more than 40 hours a week with the defendant from April to June 2016.
The plaintiff holds Premier CC Inc. responsible because the defendant allegedly failed to keep proper time records, failed pay all hours worked and failed to pay a minimum wage or overtime wages.
The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks all unpaid wages, liquidated damages, attorney’s fees, costs and expenses and such other lawful and equitable relief. He is represented by Alexander Defreitas of The Defreitas Firm in Houston.
Houston Division of the Southern District of Texas case number 4:18-cv-01055