Meter Techs Hit Wellington Power Unit With OT Suit

Law360, New York (March 1, 2011, 6:54 PM EST) -- Wellington Energy Inc., the company selected by Pacific Gas and Electric Co. to implement its $2.2 billion smart meter upgrade program in California, was sued Monday by a proposed class of meter technicians who claim they were shorted on overtime hours.

The lawsuit, filed in the Superior Court of the State of California, County of San Francisco, alleges that Wellington Energy — a subsidiary of Wellington Power Corp. — failed to pay the technicians for overtime hours worked while they were employed by the company under...
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