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Texas Hospital Settles Paramedic, Nurse OT Suits

Law360 (March 8, 2018, 9:41 PM EST) -- A helicopter paramedic and nurse who accused a Texas hospital chain of failing to pay overtime and making chopper crews work through lunch breaks have settled two proposed collective actions, according to an order from a Texas federal judge approving the agreement.

Paramedic David Brandt and nurse Meghan Stewart had alleged in separate lawsuits that Memorial Hermann Health System had a long-standing policy of failing to properly compensate flight paramedics, nurses and pilots for work they did during meal breaks. U.S. District Judge Keith Ellison approved a...
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Case Information

Case Title

Brandt v. Memorial Hermann Health System

Case Number



Texas Southern

Nature of Suit

710(Labor: Fair Standards)


Judge Keith P Ellison

Date Filed

January 6, 2016

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