Adkins vs. Phoenix Rising

What is this case about?

On May 11, 2015, Natalie Adkins started this lawsuit against Phoenix Rising Behavioral Healthcare & Recovery Inc. on behalf of herself and other hourly employees who were not paid overtime compensation after working more than forty (40) hours per week.

The lawsuit claims that Ms. Adkins and other the Phoenix Rising Behavioral Healthcare & Recovery Inc. employees were improperly denied overtime compensation. This lawsuit seeks liquidated damages in an amount equal to the alleged unpaid wages, including overtime, and attorneys' fees and costs.

Phoenix Rising Behavioral Healthcare & Recovery Inc. denies the allegations and asserts that it properly paid its employees consistent with its requirements under the Fair Labor Standards Act. The Court has not yet decided who will win the lawsuit.

How do I get involved?

You can join this action by downloading a "Consent to Join Form" and returning it to Plaintiff's counsel in one of three ways:

  • By mail at Nilges Draher LLC, 4580 Stephen Circle, N.W., Suite 201, Canton, Ohio 44718
  • By email in a PDF document to [email protected]
  • By fax to ATTN: Hans A. Nilges at 330-754-1430.