Texas Stripper Bucks 'Contractor' Label, Sues For Wages, OT

Law360, Dallas (September 5, 2012, 9:28 PM EDT) -- A former Dallas exotic dancer filed a putative collective action in federal court Wednesday, alleging she and others who worked for the Baby Dolls group of clubs were improperly denied minimum wages and overtime pay in violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act.

Esther Sue Eliazo alleges Baby Dolls clubs in Dallas, Fort Worth and Arlington misclassified dancers as independent contractors in order to avoid paying them according to federal standards, didn’t pay overtime when dancers worked more than 40 hours a week, and paid them...
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Case Title

Eliazo v. Baby Dolls Topless Saloons Inc et al


Case Number

3:12-cv-03605

Court

Texas Northern

Nature of Suit

Labor: Fair Standards

Judge

Reed C O'Connor

Date Filed

September 5, 2012

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