Blumenthal Nordrehaug & Bhowmik File a Class Action Against Prime Communications for Alleged Unpaid Overtime and Other California Labor Code Violations

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Wireless products and service provider Prime Communications is facing a class action filed by one of their California employees who alleges the company failed to pay him proper overtime wages and allegedly failed to provide meal and rest periods in accordance with California law

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For more information about the class action lawsuit filed against Prime Communications, please call Attorney Nicholas De Blouw at the firm Blumenthal Nordrehuag and Bhomwik at (866) 771-7099

The San Francisco labor law attorneys at Blumenthal, Nordrehaug and Bhowmik lodged a putative class action lawsuit against Prime Communications of California for allegedly failing to provide their hourly workers in California with the legally required thirty minute uninterrupted meal periods. The class action also alleges that Prime Communications failed to pay all overtime worked by their California employees and allegedly failed to properly reimburse California employees for necessary business expenses incurred. The Prime Communications lawsuit, Case No. 16CIV01563 is currently pending in the San Mateo County Superior Court. To view a copy of the Complaint, click here.

The lawsuit filed against Prime Communications claims that the company failed to accurately "record and pay Plaintiff and other California Class Members for the actual amount of time these employees worked, including overtime worked." Under the California Labor Code, an employee who is classified as non-exempt and is paid on an hourly basis must be paid overtime wages for time worked in excess of eight hours in a workday and time worked over forty hours in a workweek.

The Complaint also alleges that the golden state employees working for Prime Communications were not provided thirty minute uninterrupted meal breaks prior to their fifth hour of work. California law requires employers to provide their non-exempt employees paid on an hourly basis with thirty minute meal periods before the employee works five hours.

For more information about the class action lawsuit filed against Prime Communications, please call Attorney Nicholas De Blouw at the firm Blumenthal Nordrehuag and Bhomwik at (866) 771-7099.

Blumenthal, Nordrehaug and Bhowmik is a San Francisco employment law firm that dedicates its practice to helping employees, fight back against unfair business practices, including violations of the California Labor Code and Fair Labor Standards Act.

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