EA Wins Arbitration Award in FLSA Case

Just two days after Jarrett Ellzey and Leigh Montgomery obtained jury verdict from a Harris County, Texas jury, a private arbitrator awarded $177,000 and change (excluding attorneys’ fees) in an FLSA arbitration. That proved to be a really nice week for a couple of our… read more

Ellzey & Associates, PLLC Scores Another Offensive Summary Judgment in FLSA Case

Here we go again. Less than twenty days has passed since Judge Andrew Hanen of the Southern District of Texas granted summary judgment in favor of exotic performers in a wage and hour case. In that time, Magistrate Judge Dustin Howell found in favor of… read more

Ellzey & Associates wins Summary Judgment for FLSA Plaintiffs

Ellzey & Associates, PLLC and its co-counsel John Kristensen of Carpenter Zuckerman in Los Angeles prevailed on an offensive motion for summary judgment against Polekatz in Houston. It nearly every case, the defendant clubs argue that the dancers are not employees and are instead independent… read more