Cable Company Loses Bid To End Overtime Class Action

Law360, Los Angeles (October 21, 2013, 4:40 PM EDT) -- A Florida federal judge declined to end a class action against cable company Broadband Interactive Inc., denying motions by both the company and 24 workers who say the company cheated them out of overtime pay by illegally classifying them as independent contractors.

U.S. District Judge Susan C. Bucklew denied motions by both the conditionally certified class and the defendant for summary judgment in the case, finding the two parties fundamentally disagreed about whether the workers — a group of technicians tasked with disconnecting the cable of...
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