Re: Tech Writer Lawsuit

Subject: Re: Tech Writer Lawsuit
From: "Gene Kim-Eng" <techwr -at- genek -dot- com>
To: "Lauren" <lauren -at- writeco -dot- net>, "'Combs, Richard'" <richard -dot- combs -at- Polycom -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 15 May 2008 14:24:38 -0700

Substitute "employees" for "consultants."

Gene Kim-Eng

----- Original Message -----
From: "Lauren" <lauren -at- writeco -dot- net>
> As the law is currently, consultants in the computer software field,
> technical writers, will earn their hourly rate for every hour worked
> and be
> exempt from collecting overtime pay for hours worked in excess of 8
> per day
> or 40 per week. Technical writers will still collect overtime, which
> is
> usually 1.5 times the hourly rate for hours over 8 per day or 40 per
> week.


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