Swire Oilfield Services Hit With OT Class Action

Law360, New York (October 31, 2013, 1:21 PM EDT) -- Swire Oilfield Services LLC was struck with a putative class action filed in Texas federal court on Wednesday accusing the company of violating the Fair Labor Standards Act by failing to compensate its employees for their overtime hours.

Lead plaintiff Douglas Bergman is a nonexempt field service operator for the company, which provides water transfer services to oil and gas producers in central Texas. The complaint alleges the company violated the FLSA by not paying him and other nonexempt employees for the time they worked in...
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