Opt-In Notice OK'd In FLSA Suit Against Telecom

Law360, New York (March 31, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal judge has granted conditional class certification in an overtime wage suit against telecommunications services company Precise Communication Services Inc. and its owner, who are currently in default for failing to obtain new counsel after their attorney withdrew when near-bankrupt PCS stopped paying his legal fees.

Judge J. Owen Forrester of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia on Friday approved the lead plaintiffs' motion for an order permitting court-supervised notice to employees of their opt-in rights.

In the same order, Judge...
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