NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana — An investigation by the Labor Department’s Wage and Hour Division determined that a Louisiana based bakery violated the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) when it failed to pay its workers one and a half times their average hourly rate of pay.
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NEW ORLEANS, LA — A former death investigator for the Orleans Parish, Louisiana coroner’s office recently filed an unpaid overtime lawsuit against the department over allegations that the defendant wrongfully denied her overtime pay despite her frequently working more than 40 hours a week.
NEW ORLEANS — The U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals recently took up a case on whether or not a nearly two-decade-old precedent set by another Appeals Court concerning scheduling practices for employees working a “fluctuating workweek” remained valid to a recent unpaid overtime lawsuit.
NEW ORLEANS — A group of current and former deputies for the Orleans Parish, Louisiana sheriff’s department recently settled their unpaid overtime lawsuit, resolving allegations that the defendant routinely stiffed deputies on overtime pay and other wages.
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METAIRIE, La. — A former manual laborer for Louisiana-based Pizzati Enterprises Inc. recently filed a federal class action unpaid overtime lawsuit against her employer for violations of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).