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‘Misclassified’ field techs can sue for wages, OT under FLSA

Telecom workers hired as independent contractors

A subcontractor that hired field technicians to install cable, phone and internet for Cox Communications customers misclassified the workers as independent contractors, a U.S. District Court judge in Rhode Island has found. Defendant M+M Communications required the workers to attend weekly training meetings, work during assigned time blocks, perform their work according to specific guidelines, and ...

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