Telemarketers Call Out Comcast In OT Class Action

Law360, New York (December 12, 2011, 5:09 PM EST) -- A pair of Comcast Corp. telemarketing representatives lodged a proposed class action in Pennsylvania last week, alleging the cable provider failed to compensate employees for overtime worked.

Named plaintiffs Randy Whitfield and Nancy Haroldson on Dec. 5 sued Comcast on behalf of at least 40 employees, claiming the company failed to pay employees for overtime worked, in violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act.

Whitfield and Haroldson allege employees “routinely suffered or [were] permitted to work in excess of 40 hours per week without receiving all...
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