SAN FRANCISCO – A former construction worker alleges he is owed unpaid wages.
Edgar Daniel Lopez filed a complaint on March 17 in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California against
JJ Nguyen Inc.; Tu Bao Nhu Nguyen, also known as Tu Nguyen; and VY Loan Tran, also known as VY Tran
alleging violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act and state labor codes.
to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that he was employed by the
defendants from May 2012 to March 2017, with a break in 2015, as a
construction worker. The plaintiff holds
JJ Nguyen Inc.; Tu Bao Nhu Nguyen, also known as Tu Nguyen; and VY Loan
Tran, also known as VY Tran
because the defendants allegedly failed to pay overtime wages at a rate
of time-and-one-half and failed to provide accurate pay stubs.
The plaintiff seeks compensatory damages
for all wages earned, overtime wages, liquidated damages, statutory
damages, interest of 10 percent, actual damages, all legal fees, and any other
relief as the court deems just. He is represented by Tomas E. Margain
and Huy Tran of Justice at Work Law Group in San Jose.
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California Case number 5:17-cv-01472-NC