RE: Entomology

Subject: RE: Entomology
From: Debbie Hemstreet <D_Hemstreet -at- rambam -dot- health -dot- gov -dot- il>
To: 'Lauren' <lauren -at- writeco -dot- net>, "techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Sun, 29 Jul 2012 05:49:35 +0000

I love it....

But I do feel bad for the termited <writer> (though if on this group, maybe she can get a laugh anyway....)

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>>> "*Technical writer misclassified as exempt *NORTHERN CALIFORNIA - A
>>> technical writer who was misclassified as exempt from overtime
>>> compensation had job benefits removed after complaining to the
>>> employer. Technical writer was constructively termited ...
>> I have a guy who checks the timbers of my house for those pesky things.
> Yeah, I'd hate to be termited, and if I were, I'm pretty sure it would be DEstructive, not CONstructive.

Yeah, that word came from the lawyer's web page. I probably should have added "[sic]." I was wondering if "termited" was a legal term that I had not known before. Like, since she was "constructively termited [sic]" did she fall apart at her very foundation?

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Re: Technical Writers and Overtime: From: Lauren
Entomology (was: Re: Technical Writers and Overtime): From: Peter Neilson
RE: Entomology (was: Re: Technical Writers and Overtime): From: Combs, Richard
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