5th Circuit Affirms $3.7M Award For Truck Drivers In Wage-And-Hour Dispute
(September 23, 2016, 2:24 PM EDT) -- NEW ORLEANS — A Fifth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel on Sept. 20 affirmed a Texas federal court’s award of $3,728,613.91 in a wage-and-hour suit brought by truck drivers (Nicole Olibas, et al. v. John Barclay, et al., Reginald E. Williams, et al. v. Native Oilfield Services, L.L.C., et al., No. 15-10919, 5th Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 17359).
(Opinion available. Document #73-161014-007Z.)
Native Oilfield Services LLC provides commercial transportation services to the oil and gas industry. Native’s truck drivers filled a collective action against...