Our Recent Victories

We are proud of the results we have achieved for our clients. We encourage you to read through our victories below. We also encourage you to compare our results to those of other firms (if they even post them).

 

Please keep in mind the obvious: a success in one case, even if it seems similar, does not predict or guarantee a similar result in another case. Every case has different circumstances that affect the ultimate outcome.

 

If you want to learn more, contact a wage and hour lawyer at Biller & Kimble, LLC by calling (513) 202-0710.

$3 Million

Main Claims

Under-reimbursement for vehicle costs

Biller & Kimble, LLC negotiated a settlement of $3 million for pizza delivery drivers at Domino's Franchise Stores in North Carolina and South Carolina. BK moved for preliminary court approval on 6/1/2020.

Service Award to Named Plaintiff: $10,000 (proposed)

Attorney's Fees: 24.6%, total of $736,837 (proposed)

Huffman v. Team Carolinas, Inc., No. 4:19-cv-34 (E.D. North Carolina)

$2.44 Million

Main Claims

Tip pool violation

Incorrect overtime and minimum wage rates

Deductions for uniforms and tools

Biller & Kimble, LLC negotiated a settlement of $2.44 million for restaurant workers at four Captain George's Seafood Restaurant locations. The Court granted final settlement approval on 5/22/2019.

Service Award to Four Named Plaintiffs: $10,000, $10,000, $10,000, and $2,000

Attorney's Fees: 25%, total of $611,201

Media coverage: Myrtle Beach Online 10/18/17, ABC 15 News 10/17/17

Gagliastre v. Captain George's of South Carolina, LP, No. 2:17-cv-379 (E.D. Virginia)

$2.4 Million

Main Claims

Tip pool violation

Incorrect overtime wage rate

Off-the-clock work

Biller & Kimble, LLC lawyer Andrew Biller* negotiated a settlement of $2.4 million for restaurant workers at a chain of Ohio Mexican restaurants. The Court granted final settlement approval on 12/2015.

* Andrew Biller negotiated this settlement while he practiced with his prior law firm, before he co-founded Biller & Kimble, LLC.

Pursuant to the settlement's terms, the parties are not named here.

$1.42 Million

Main Claims

Under-reimbursement for vehicle costs

Dual Jobs

Biller & Kimble, LLC negotiated a settlement of $1.42 million for 172 pizza delivery drivers at Domino's Franchise Stores in Southwest Ohio. The Court granted final settlement approval on 1/18/2019.

Service Award to Named Plaintiff: $10,000

Attorney's Fees: 24.6%, total of $348,689

Media Coverage: WCPO Cincinnati 1/14/19, The Takeout 1/14/19, Fox19, 1/15/19

Mullins v. Southern Ohio Pizza, Inc., No. 1:17-cv-426 (S.D. Ohio)

$1.2 Million

Main Claims

Under-reimbursement for vehicle costs

Dual Jobs

Biller & Kimble, LLC negotiated a settlement of $1.2 million for pizza delivery drivers at Domino's Franchise Stores in Pennsylvania. Biller & Kimble, LLC filed a motion for preliminary settlement approval on 11/14/2019.

Service Award to Named Plaintiff: $10,000 (proposed)

Attorney's Fees: 33.33%, total of $400,000 (proposed)

Sullivan v. Lewisburg Pizza, LLC, No. 3:18-cv-1455 (M.D. Pennsylvania)

$1.14 Million

Main Claims

Under-reimbursement for vehicle costs

Dual Jobs

Biller & Kimble, LLC negotiated a settlement of $1.14 million for about 460 pizza delivery drivers at Cousin Vinny's Pizza stores mainly in Ohio. The Court granted final settlement approval on 11/25/2019.

Service Award to Named Plaintiff: $10,000

Attorney's Fees: 33.33%, total of $380,000

Media Coverage: WDTN Channel 2 News 4/3/17

Brandenburg v. Cousin Vinny's Pizza, LLC, No. 3:16-cv-516 (S.D. Ohio)

$1.1 Million

Main Claims

Under-reimbursement for vehicle costs

Biller & Kimble, LLC negotiated a settlement of $1.1 million for 411 pizza delivery drivers at Domino's Franchise Stores in and around Dayton, Ohio. The Court granted final settlement approval on 10/17/2018.

Service Award to Named Plaintiff: $10,000

Attorney's Fees: 22.7%, total of $250,000

Media Coverage: Dayton Daily News 10/18/18, The Takeout 1/14/19

Arledge v. Domino's Pizza, Inc., No. 3:16-cv-386 (S.D. Ohio)

$1.06 Million

Main Claims

Under-reimbursement for vehicle costs

Dual Jobs

Biller & Kimble, LLC negotiated a settlement of $1.06 million for pizza delivery drivers at Domino's Franchise Stores in Southwest Ohio. The Court granted final settlement approval on 8/21/2020.

Service Award to Named Plaintiff: $10,000 (proposed)

Attorney's Fees: 33.33%, total of $380,000 (proposed)

Howard v. Southern Ohio Pizza, Inc., No. 1:19-cv-222 (S.D. Ohio)

$1 Million

Main Claims

Under-reimbursement for vehicle costs

Incorrect overtime wage rate

Biller & Kimble, LLC negotiated a settlement of $1 million for delivery drivers at Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches Franchise Stores in Southwest Ohio. The Court granted preliminary settlement approval on 5/26/2020.

Service Award to Named Plaintiff: $10,000 (proposed)

Attorney's Fees: 33.33%, total of $333,333 (proposed)

Arp v. Hohla & Wyss Enterprieses, LLC, No. 3:18-cv-119 (S.D. Ohio)

$1 Million

Main Claims

Under-reimbursement for vehicle costs

Biller & Kimble, LLC negotiated a settlement of $1 million for pizza delivery drivers at Domino's Franchise Stores in Kentucky. Biller & Kimble, LLC moved for preliminary settlement approval on 6/30/2020.

Service Award to Named Plaintiff: $10,000 (proposed)

Attorney's Fees: 33.33%, total of $333,333 (proposed)

Fox v. Team Goliath, Inc., No. 5:19-cv-195 (E.D. Kentucky)

$915,000

Main Claims

Under-reimbursement for vehicle costs

Dual Jobs

Biller & Kimble, LLC negotiated a settlement of $915,000 for pizza delivery drivers at Domino's Franchise Stores in Illinois. Biller & Kimble, LLC filed a motion for preliminary settlement approval on 11/04/2019.

Service Award to Named Plaintiff: $10,000 (proposed)

Attorney's Fees: 33.33%, total of $305,000 (proposed)

Rodino v. NJRM, Inc., No. 1:18-cv-5167 (N.D. Illinois)

$807,500

Main Claims

Under-reimbursement for vehicle costs

Dual Jobs

Biller & Kimble, LLC negotiated a settlement of $807,500 for pizza delivery drivers at Domino's Franchise Stores located mainly near Chicago Illinois. The Court granted final settlement approval on 2/27/2020.

Service Award to Named Plaintiff: $10,000 (proposed)

Attorney's Fees: 33.33%, total of $269,166 (proposed)

Young v. Rolling in the Dough, Inc., No. 1:17-cv-7825 (N.D. Illinois)

$750,000

Main Claims

Under-reimbursement for vehicle costs

Dual Jobs

Biller & Kimble, LLC negotiated a settlement of $750,000 for pizza delivery drivers at Antonio's Pizza stores in Northeast Ohio. The Court granted final settlement approval on 5/17/2019.

Service Award to Named Plaintiff: $10,000

Attorney's Fees: 33.33%, total of $250,000

Casteel v. Antonio's Pizza, Inc., No. 1:18-cv-1277 (N.D. Ohio)

$600,000

Main Claims

Tip pool violation

Failure to pay minimum wages

Deductions for uniforms and dance fees

Biller & Kimble, LLC negotiated a settlement of $600,000 for exotic dancers and bartenders at Sirens, a Columbus, Ohio strip club. Biller & Kimble also negotiated a change to the club's practices with respect to classifying dancers as employees rather than independent contractors. The Court granted preliminary settlement approval on 12/10/2019.

Service Award to Named Plaintiffs: $15,000 and $10,000 (proposed)

Attorney's Fees: 33.33%, total of $200,000 (proposed)

Hogan v. Cleveland Ave Restaurant Inc., No. 2:15-cv-2883 (S.D. Ohio)

$533,000

Main Claims

Under-reimbursement for vehicle costs

Biller & Kimble, LLC negotiated a settlement of $533,000 for pizza delivery drivers at Domino's franchise stores in North Carolina. Biller & Kimble, LLC filed a motion for preliminary settlement approval on 12/20/2019.

Service Award to Named Plaintiff: $10,000 (proposed)

Attorney's Fees: 25%, total of $133,000 (proposed)

Chrismon v. Meadow Greens Pizza, No. 5:19-cv-155 (E.D. North Carolina)

$489,665

Main Claims

Unpaid overtime wages

Biller & Kimble, LLC received summary judgment in the amount of $489,665 in favor of six laborers who drilled holes and installed fiber optics lines for a wireless company. The Court granted summary judgment on  9/29/2019 and allowed Biller & Kimble to make a motion to force the employer to pay attorney's fees and expenses. The case later settled.

Parks v. Central USA Wireless, No. 1:17-cv-448 (S.D. Ohio)

$91,643

Main Claims

Under-reimbursement for vehicle costs

Dual Jobs

Biller & Kimble, LLC negotiated a settlement of $91,643 on behalf of 22 pizza delivery drivers at six Domino's franchise stores in Colorado and Wyoming. The Court granted final settlement approval on 7/10/2019.

Service Award to Named Plaintiff: $5,000

Attorney's Fees: 33.33%, total of $30,547

Forney v. Wyoming Pizza, Inc., No. 18-cv-87 (D. Wyoming)

$40,817

Main Claims

Unpaid minimum and overtime wages

Biller & Kimble, LLC attorney Andrew Kimble won a jury verdict in a single-plaintiff lawsuit that alleged unpaid minimum and overtime wages on behalf of a worker at a dance studio. Verdict was received 3/2016.

* Andrew Kimble tried this case while he practiced with his prior law firm, before he co-founded Biller & Kimble, LLC.

Laboda v. Gotta Dance Ohio LLC, No. 14-cv-604 (Court of Common Pleas, Lake County, Ohio)

$30,000

Main Claims

Unpaid minimum and overtime wages

Tip pool violation

Biller & Kimble, LLC's attorneys negotiated a settlement of $30,000 on behalf of three tipped employees at a Columbus-area restaurant. The Court approved the settlement on 10/24/2019.

Attorney's Fees: 33.33%, total of $10,000

Nazih v. Cafe Istanbul of Columbus, LLC, No. 17-cv-947 (S.D. Ohio)

$27,000

Main Claims

Under-reimbursement for vehicle costs

Biller & Kimble, LLC negotiated a settlement of $27,000 on behalf of one pizza delivery driver at a Domino's franchise store in central Ohio. The driver had signed an arbitration agreement. The Court granted final settlement approval on 10/21/2019.

Call v. CTA Pizza, Inc., No. 2:18-cv-696 (S.D. Ohio)

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