Highlights:

Over $43 Million Collected for Pizza Shop Employees to Date!
Settlements for Over 51,000 Pizza Shop Employees to Date!
Currently Representing Thousands of Pizza Shop Employees!

Pioneered Litigation for Pizza Shop Employees Including Decisions Recognizing Claims for Unpaid Vehicle Expenses, Recognizing Class-Wide Methods of Proof, Conditionally Certifying Nation-Wide Collective Action Claims, Certifying State-Wide Class Action Claims and Invalidating a Class and Collective Action Waiver!

PAST CASES: 
Past results afford no guarantee of future results.  Every case is different and must be judged on its merits.

Case # of drivers Drivers Located Claims Result
Smith v. Pizza Hut, Inc. d/b/a “Pizza Hut,”, Case No. l:09-cv-01632-CMA-BNB (D. Colo.)  Over 6,000  Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington & West Virginia.  Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses  Settled
Wass v. NPC Int ‘I, Inc. d/b/a “Pizza Hut,Case No. Case No. 09-CV-2254-JWL-KGS (D. Kan. 2009) Over 4,200 Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington & West Virginia. Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses & failure to pay minimum wage for time spent in the stores Settled
Kirtright v. Holiday Delta, Inc. d/b/a “Domino’s Pizza, Case No. 7:09-cv-00184-BO (E.D.N.C.) Over 1,100 North Carolina, South Carolina & Georgia  Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, paying sub-minimum tipped wage rate for time spent performing non-tipped duties Settled
Bass v. PJCOMN, et al. d/b/a “Papa John’s, Case No. 09-cv-01614-REB-MEH (D. Colo. 2009) Over 3,400 Colorado & Minnesota Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses Settled
Darrow v. WKRP Management LLQ et al. d/b/a “Pizza Hut, Case No. 09-cv-1613-CMA-BNB (D. Colo. 2012) Over 150 Colorado, Kansas, Missouri & New Mexico Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses Settled
Jackson v. MUY Pizza, LLC, et al. d/b/a “Pizza Hut, Case No. SA-13-CA-849 (W.D. Tex.) (2014 Over 440 Texas & New Mexico Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses Settled
Sims v. Tumbleweed Pizza Partners, LLC, et al. d/b/a “Pizza Hut,Case No. 2:09-cv-00168-J (N.D. Tex.) Nearly 100 Texas Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses Settled
Gassell v. American Pizza Partners, L.P., et al., d/b/a “Pizza Hut, Case No. 14-cv-00291-PAB (D. Colo.) Over 500 Colorado, Montana, Oklahoma & Texas Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses Settled pending court approval
Cockrill v. La Raza Pizza, Inc. d/b/a “Pizza Hut, Case No. 1:14-cv-670 (S.D. Ind.) (co-counsel with Paul McInnes LLP). Over 290 Indiana, New Mexico & Texas Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses Settled
Bodon, et al. v. Domino’s, LLC d/b/a “Domino’s Pizza, Case No.  1:09-CV-2941-SLT-RLM (E.D.N.Y.) Over 11,000 New York Failure to reimburse Domino’s employees for cost of uniform items, failure to provide a uniform maintenance allowance, and failure to provide gratuities to delivery drivers Settled
Perrin v. Papa John’s International, Inc., et al. d/b/a “Papa John’s, Case No. 4:09-CV-01335 (AGF) (E.D. Mo.) Over 18,600 Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas & Virginia. Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Settled
Strubrud v. Daland Corp. d/b/a “Pizza Hut,” Case No. 2:14-cv-02252-JWL-KGS (D. Kan.) Over 165 Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, North Carolina, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia & Wisconsin Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Settled
Heuberger v. Bajco, LLC, et al. d/b/a “Papa John’s, Case No. 1:14-cv-01472-TWP-TAB (S.D. Ind.) 420  Indiana, Florida, Illinois, Michigan, New York, Ohio & Pennsylvania Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Settled
Nyazee v. Central Missouri Pizza, LLC, d/b/a “Domino’s Pizza,” Case No. 4:14CV1699 (JAR) (E.D. Mo.). 136 Missouri & Ketucky Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Settled
Nyazee v. MBR Mgmt. Corp. d/b/a “Domino’s Pizza,” Case No. 4:14CV1561 (AGF) (E.D. Mo.) 130 Missouri & Illinois Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Settled
Gibbins v. Hishmeh Enterprises, Inc. d/b/a “Domino’s Pizza,” Case No. 56-2015-00468352-CU-PO-VTA (Sup. Ct. of Ventura Cnty., Cal.) Approx. 2,500 California Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, failure to reimbursed vehicle expenses, and wage penalties Settled Pending Court Approval
Perez v. CNH Foods, LLC d/b/a “Pizza Hut,” Case No. 3:15-cv-01010 (N.D. Tex.) 230 Texas Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Settled
Hoffman v. Poulsen Pizza, Inc. d/b/a “Domino’s Pizza,” Case No. 15-2640-DDC-KGG About 70 Kansas & Missouri Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Settled Pending Court Approval
Hill v. Johnny’s Pizza House, Case No. 3:15-cv-01062-RGJ-KLH (W.D. La.) About 50 Louisiana Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Settled Pending Court Approval
Johnson v. Ronak Foods, Inc. d/b/a “Pizza Hut,” Case No. 001090 (Ct. of Comm’n. Pleas of Phila., PA). 260 Pennsylvania Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Settled Pending Court Approval
Prince v. QS America, Inc. d/b/a “Papa John’s,” Case No. 1:15-cv-02033-TWT (N.D. Ga.) 193 Alabaman, Florida, Georgia & Tennessee Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Settled Pending Court Approval
Hackett v. ADF Cos., Inc. d/b/a “Pizza Hut,” Case No. 8:15-cv-01688-PJM (D. Md.) 348 Connecticut, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, West Virginia & Washington, D.C. Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Settled Pending Court Approval
Price v. “Pizza Co. Doe,” Case No. 4:15CV00657 (HEA) 123 Michigan, Missouri & Tennessee Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Settled
Lee v. Pizzaworks, LLC d/b/a “Jet’s Pizza,” Case No. 3:15-cv-00570 (M.D. Tenn.) 24 Tennessee Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Settled

PENDING CASES:

Conditionally certified collective action, agreement to continue negotiations​

Perez v. CNH Food, LLC, et al. d/b/a “PizzaHut,” Case No. 3:15-cv-01010-D (N.D. Tex.)​

Recently Filed​

Case # of drivers Drivers Located Claims Status
Linkovich v. Capital Pizza Huts, Inc. d/b/a “Pizza Huts,” Case No. 01-14-0001-6513 (AAA) About 130 Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont & Virginia Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Conditionally certified collective action
Larson v. Desert Sun Pizza, LLC d/b/a “Domino’s Pizza,” Case No. 3:16-cv-08011-SRB (D. Ariz.) Presently Unknown Arizona Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Conditionally certified collective action
Cornish v. Deli Mgmt., Inc., d/b/a “Jason’s Deli,” Case No. 16-cv-00672 (D. Md.) Presently Unknown Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia and Wisconsin Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties  Pleading stage
Sullivan v. PJ United, Inc., et al. d/b/a “Papa John’s, Case No. 30-20-1300-0597 (AAA) 770 Alabama, Louisiana, Texas, Mississippi, Tennessee, Illinois, Missouri, Ohio, Virginia & Utah Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Won NLRB, federal district court and federal appellate court proceedings permitting plaintiffs to proceed with collective action claims, collective action conditionally certified
Creech v. Pizza Huts of Southeast Kansas, Inc. d/b/a “Pizza Huts,” Case No. 01-16-0001-8208 (AAA) Presently Unknown Kansas & Other States Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Pleading Stage
Hines v. Cowabunga, Inc. d/b/a “Domino’s Pizza,”  Case No. 01-15-0003-4458 (AAA) About 410 Georgia, Alabama & South Carolina Failure to reimburse for vehicle expenses, failure to pay minimum wage due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Motions regarding ability to pursue collective action are pending in both federal court and arbitration
Creech v. PJ Wichita, LLC d/b/a “Papa John’s,” Case No. 2:16-cv-02312-JAR-GEB (D. Kan.) Presently Unknown Arizona, California, Hawaii, Kansas, Missouri and Texas Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Pleading stage
Creech v. JEM Pizza Group, LLC d/b/a “Pizza Hut,” Case No. 01-16-0001-8101 (AAA) Presently Unknown Alabama, Florida, Georgia & South Carolina  Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Pleading stage
Stayler v. RoHoHo, Inc. d/b/a “Papa John’s,” Case No. 01-16-0002-0196 (AAA) Presently Unknown Florida, Kentucky & South Carolina Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Pleading stage
Scarry v. Summit Restaurant Group, LLC d/b/a “Pizza Hut,” Case No. 3:15-cv-01090-WQH-BGS (S.D. Cal.) About 505 California, Arkansas, Missouri & Oklahoma Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Agreement to conditional certification of collective action, mediation to be scheduled
Hammack v. CFL Pizza, LLC d/b/a “Pizza Hut,” Case No. 01-16-0001-2126 (AAA) Presently Unknown Florida, Indiana, Kentucky & Ohio Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Pleading stage
Armes v. Hot Pizzas, LLC d/b/a “Pizza Hut, Case No. 2:16-cv-01152-DJH (D. Ariz.) Presently Unknown Arizona Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Pleading stage
Jabrani v. Miles Enteprises, Inc. d/b/a “Domino’s Pizza,” Case No. 16-cv-2620 (D.N.J.) Presently Unknown New Jersey & Pennsylvania Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Pleading stage
Colvin v. MUY Pizza Southeast, Inc. d/b/a “Pizza Hut,” Case No. 01-16-0001-4303 (AAA) Presently Unknown Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina & Virginia  Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Pleading stage
Finstad v. MUY Pizza Minnesota, LLC d/b/a “Pizza Hut,” Case No. 0:16-cv-1172-PAM-BRT (D. Minn.) Presently Unknown Iowa, Minnesota & Wisconsin Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Pleading stage
Tegtmeier v. PJ Iowa, LC d/b/a “Papa John’s, Case No. 3:15-cv-00110-JEG-HCA Presently Unknown Iowa, Illinois & South Dakota Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Recently Filed
Phillips v. Pizza the Pie, Inc. d/b/a “Papa John’s,” Case No. 2:16-=cv-00075-WCO (N.D. Ga.) Presently Unknown Georgia & South Carolina Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Pleading stage
Pedroza v. PJ Pizza San Diego, Inc. d/b/a “Papa John’s,” Case No. 01-16-0001-9218 (AAA) Presently Unknown California Failure to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers due to unreimbursed vehicle expenses, unpaid wage penalties Pleading stage