Verizon Faces 2nd FLSA Suit From Fla. Workers

Law360, New York (September 22, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Verizon Communications Inc. is facing another putative collective action from call center employees who claim that the telecommunications titan failed to pay them overtime wages in violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act.

Lead plaintiff Nancy E. Detrick filed the suit against Verizon and PDS Technical Services Inc., a staffing agency that contracts personal account managers to Verizon, on Thursday in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, one month after a different call center worker filed a similar collective action against Verizon...
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