What Is An Unpaid Overtime Class Action?
What Does An Overtime Class Action Lawyer Do?
An overtime class action lawyer files unpaid overtime lawsuits for a group of employees who were cheated out of overtime pay by their employer in the same way.
Federal Law Is On Your Side
Federal overtime law mandates that employers to pay their employees overtime pay for time worked in excess of 40 hours in a work week at a rate of no less than one and a half their regular rate. Overtime lawyers file class action lawsuits on behalf of employees whose employers avoid paying employees deserved their overtime pay. A number of lawsuits have been filed on behalf of workers who say they’re not getting overtime despite working well beyond 40 hours per week.
Class Action Overtime Lawsuits Can Be Filed For A Group Of Employees Who Have Been:
Missclassified as exempt
Required to work off-the-clock
Had overtime pay Incorrectly calculated
Overtime Class Action?
If your employer has not properly paid you or your co workers for overtime, the group can bring an overtime class action to recover back wages that they are entitled to. The group may be entitled to recover liquidated damages or an award of additional compensation, up to an amount equal to the unpaid overtime.