Q: I have a co worker that is taking our company to court for not paying overtime and wonder if I'm able to jump in on it
Or do I have to file my own claim
A: That depends. Some unpaid overtime lawsuits are filed as "collective actions," which means that other co-workers can ask the court to join the suit. Other lawsuits are filed just on behalf of one individual. I would need to know more about your co-worker's lawsuit to answer this question.
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