Case Title: Helms v. Producers Service Corporation
Case No. 5:18-cv-00684
On July 16, 2018, we filed this case on behalf of all hourly oilfield employees who worked for Power Pressure Control, LLC and were paid overtime but did not have their bonuses included in calculating their overtime rate.
What is the Case about?
We filed this case against Producers Service Corporation in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma for hourly oilfield employees who were not paid the correct amount of overtime
The Case alleges that Power Pressure Control violated the Fair Labor Standards Act by failing to pay hourly workers the correct amount of overtime. Specifically, Power Pressure Control pays hourly employees a non-discretionary bonus but does not include that bonus in calculating employees’ overtime rate.
Plaintiff believes that he is entitled to recover unpaid overtime, interest on the unpaid wages, liquidated damages, attorney’s fees, and costs.
Who is Eligible for this Case?
Anyone who worked for Producers Service Corporation as an hourly employee, was paid overtime, and earned a non-discretionary bonus may be eligible for a case to retrieve overtime owed to them.
How do I Join the Case?
You may join the Case by e-signing the Consent Form. You may also print out the form, sign it, and mail it to our office at, 819 North Upper Broadway, Corpus Christi, TX 78401. It is important to sign and return this form as quickly as possible because the time period for your recoverable wages will depend on when this form is filed with the Court.
Can I be fired for joining?
The law prohibits Employers, or their agents, from firing, harassing, discriminating, or retaliating against an employee for taking part in a case for back wages.
Will this cost me anything?
You will not pay anything to join this case. This case is being handled on a contingency fee basis. Our firm will only be paid if we win the case and recover your back wages. Our payment will come out of the recovery amount.
July Update: We Filed this Case on July 16, 2018.
August Update: On August 24, 2018, Producers Service Corporation filed their answer.