Power Line Hit With Overtime Class Action

Law360, New York (April 11, 2011, 7:13 PM EDT) -- A putative class of former employees of Power Line Services Inc. sued the electrical construction company in Texas federal court on Monday for allegedly making improper paycheck deductions and failing to pay overtime wages.

Power Line and its subsidiaries Total Electrical Service and Supply Co., or TESSCO, and Sun Electric Services Inc. incorrectly classified workers who had corporate credit cards or company-provided cell phones as salaried and exempt from overtime pay, according to the complaint filed in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of...
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