Delivery drivers are suing NEHDS Logistics for classifying them as independent contractors, and taking deductions from their wages.
QI. Who are the Defendants?
NEHDS Logistics is a Connecticut company based in Bethel, Connecticut. It conducts business in several northeast states.
QII. What is this case about?
Misclassification. In this lawsuit we claim that NEHDS improperly classified workers as ‘independent contractors’ when they were really employees. We also claim that they took illegal deductions from the wages of their delivery drivers.
QIII. What court is the case filed in?
State. This case is filed in Connecticut Superior Court.
QIV. Should I fear retaliation?
No. It is illegal to retaliate against an employee who joins a lawsuit like this. If you experience retaliation, we will help you.
QV. How do I join?
Contact us. You can contact our firm to discuss your participation.
QVI. Where can I go to get answers to my questions?
Call us. You are always welcome to call us at Hayber, McKenna & Dinsmore. We will do their best to answer your questions. Our number is 860-522-8888.
QVII. Who are the lawyers representing?
Hayber, McKenna & Dinsmore, LLC. The delivery drivers who brought this lawsuit are being represented by the Hayber, McKenna & Dinsmore. We are experienced lawyers and have successfully handled cases like this in the past.
QVIII. How much can I expect to get?
It depends. We claim that Drivers should receive compensation, and penalty damages plus interest and attorneys’ fees.
QIX. Will I have to pay any legal fees or costs?
No. We have agreed to work on this case on a “contingency” basis which means that our fee, and reimbursement for our costs, will come, if at all, out of any settlement. The court will closely supervise our fee petition and ensure that it is fair to the class.
X. What is the status of the case?
The following represents the status of the case as of the date indicated:
|August 11th, 2017||Complaint||This is the lawsuit itself which includes the detailed allegations of wrongdoing.|