Plains All American Faces Driver OT Action

Law360, New York (January 20, 2010, 12:13 PM EST) -- A truck driver has launched a proposed collective action against his former employer, an affiliate of Plains All American Pipeline LP, claiming the oil and gas company failed to pay its drivers overtime compensation.

Alan Valentine filed a complaint against Plains All American GP LLC on Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi, alleging the defendant knowingly violated the Fair Labor Standards Act.

Valentine, who lives in Jasper County, Miss., brought the suit on behalf of similarly situated workers who were...
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