RE: Tech Writer Lawsuit; STC position?

Subject: RE: Tech Writer Lawsuit; STC position?
From: "Dan Goldstein" <DGoldstein -at- riverainmedical -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 21 May 2008 10:22:21 -0400

Even if they *weren't* in financial trouble, would STC help establish
technical writers' legal rights? Maybe they just don't want to be that
kind of professional association.

(Disclaimer: I'm not a member of STC.)

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Geoff Hart
> Sent: Wednesday, May 21, 2008 9:57 AM
> To: techwr-l List; Donald H. White
> Subject: Tech Writer Lawsuit; STC position?
>
> ... STC should always try to play a role in establishing
> legal precedents that protect technical communicators
> and establish our importance and legal rights. This is
> what professional associations do all the time, and it's
> a shame we aren't doing it.
>
> Again, I recognize that STC is going through difficult
> times, both financially and in terms of reorganizations
> and staffing. But important opportunities should not be
> missed.
>

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