Security Officer Fires Off OT Action V. Wackenhut

Law360, New York (March 19, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The Wackenhut Corp. has been hit with a proposed class action alleging that the security firm failed to properly pay overtime to security officers.

In a complaint filed Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, named plaintiff Kevin Curran, who was employed by Wackenhut as a site captain at a gated residential community in Delray Beach, Fla., claims he consistently worked more than 40 hours per week but was not paid the time-and-a-half hourly wage required for overtime by the Fair...
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