Dallas Lawyer Violated FLSA In Overtime Suit, Jury Says

Law360, Dallas (September 13, 2013, 7:50 PM ET) -- A Texas federal jury on Thursday returned a $180,000 verdict in a collective action against a Dallas attorney and a pair of debt settlement companies, finding they failed to pay a group of more than two dozen employees proper overtime wages.

The jury found the employees worked overtime hours they were not paid for, finding the defendants — Lloyd Ward individually and his firm, Lloyd Ward PC; ABC Debt Relief Ltd. Co. and The Debt Answer LLC; along with the CEO of those companies, Lloyd Regner...
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Case Information

Case Title

Parker et al v. ABC Debt Relief Ltd Co et al

Case Number

3:10-cv-01332

Court

Texas Northern

Nature of Suit

Labor: Fair Standards

Judge

Jorge A Solis

Date Filed

July 8, 2010

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