On Wednesday, April 25, 2018, Moreland Law Firm, P.C. filed suit in Federal Court in Austin, Texas against TouchPoint 360, LLC and E.A. Langenfeld Associates, Ltd. (TouchPoint). The case was filed on behalf of Donna Arugu and a class of TouchPoint workers who were paid a day rate with no overtime compensation for hours they worked in excess of 40 in a workweek.
The Permian Basin and Eagle Ford shale represent two of the biggest sources of economic opportunity in Texas. Not only do oil operations in these areas generate enormous revenue, they also create much-needed jobs.
We all know that overtime hours (hours over forty in a week) are paid at "time and a half."
On Friday, November 17, 2017, Moreland Law Firm, P.C. filed suit in Federal Court in Midland, Texas against Globe Energy Services, LLC and Light Tower Rentals, LLC, both now doing business as Gravity Oilfield Services. The case was filed on behalf of Calvin Scott and a class of Operators for Gravity.