Sterling v. Greater Houston Transportation Company et al

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Case Number:



Texas Southern

Nature of Suit:

Labor: Fair Standards

Multi Party Litigation:

Class Action


Lee H Rosenthal



Sectors & Industries:

  1. April 12, 2022

    Texas Transit Service Eyes $4.9M Deal To End Drivers' OT Row

    A Houston-area public transit service agreed to pay nearly $4.9 million to 261 drivers, ending a collective action in Texas federal court alleging the company misclassified them as independent contractors and denied them overtime pay.

  2. July 09, 2021

    Houston Transit Program Drivers Win Cert. In OT Suit

    Drivers for a Houston-area public transit service who claim the local transit authority and three companies misclassified them as exempt from overtime can move forward as a collective, a Texas federal court ruled, saying there's evidence showing they're similar enough to bring claims together.