Call Center Workers Hit Stream Global With OT Action

Law360, New York (October 13, 2011, 5:25 PM EDT) -- Employees of Stream Global Services hit the business process outsourcing provider with a class action Tuesday in Oregon, claiming it failed to compensate employees for time spent booting up the computers on which they clock in.

Lead plaintiff Charles A. Burke and a putative class of at least 40 hourly call center employees contend Stream chose to use software instead of an external time clock, thereby failing to compensate workers for time spent before clocking in, in violation of Oregon wage-and-hour laws.

“[Stream is] aware that...
To view the full article, register now.




Case Information

Case Title

Burke v. Stream Global Services, Inc. et al

Case Number




Nature of Suit

Labor: Other


Michael W. Mosman

Date Filed

October 10, 2011


Government Agencies

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.