Debt Collector Employee Says Co. Withheld Overtime

Law360, New York (July 6, 2012, 4:12 PM EDT) -- A former employee of collections agency the Brachfeld Law Group PC filed a putative class action in Texas federal court Friday, alleging managers violated the Fair Labor Standards Act by allowing employees to regularly work off the clock without paying them overtime.

The employee, Evelyn Evans, worked for Brachfeld as a debt collector for just over a year. She alleges that managers at the collections agency knew that she and other employees frequently worked off the clock — starting shifts early, ending shifts late and working...
To view the full article, register now.




Case Information

Case Title

Evans v. Brachfeld Law Group, PC et al

Case Number



Texas Southern

Nature of Suit

710(Labor: Fair Standards)


Judge Lynn N. Hughes

Date Filed

June 29, 2012

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.