AT&T Call Center Workers Win Cert. In OT Suit

Law360, New York (January 13, 2010, 5:13 PM EST) -- A group of AT&T call center workers has won conditional certification for their collective action against the phone giant seeking overtime compensation for the time it takes them to log into their systems prior to shifts.

Judge Ortrie D. Smith conditionally granted the employees’ request for national class certification in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri on Tuesday. The plaintiffs have easily met the burden imposed on them at this stage of the litigation, he ruled.

The class includes all current and...
To view the full article, register now.

Documents

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

Dernovish et al v. AT&T Operations, Inc.


Case Number

4:09-cv-00015

Court

Missouri Western

Nature of Suit

Labor: Fair Standards

Judge

Ortrie D. Smith

Date Filed

January 9, 2009

Law Firms

Companies

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.