Verizon, Account Managers Settle OT Suit

Law360, New York (September 24, 2010, 7:28 PM EDT) -- Verizon Services Corp. and the staffing agency PDS Technical Services Inc. have reached settlement agreements with 27 employees in a personal account manager program who wanted to join a suit accusing the companies of failing to pay overtime wages.

Judge Virginia Hernandez Covington of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida on Thursday approved a motion joining those individuals as plaintiffs in the Fair Labor Standards Act suit, originally brought by a Verizon call center employee who accused the companies of denying overtime...
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