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IBM responds to overtime lawsuits with 15% salary

bcmbyte bcmbyte writes  |  more than 6 years ago

bcmbyte (996126) writes "BM in recent months has been hit with lawsuits filed on behalf of thousands of U.S. employees who claim the company illegally classified them as exempt from federal and state overtime statutes in order to avoid paying them extra whenever they worked more than 40 hours per week. The good news for those workers is that IBM now plans to grant them so-called "non-exempt" status so they can collect overtime pay. The bad news: IBM will cut their base salaries by 15% to make up the difference"
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bcmbyte bcmbyte writes  |  more than 7 years ago

bcmbyte writes "I would say this humorous but... The Wii has become a big hitter, literally. People have been complaining that using the remote has been causing damage in their homes. I guess when you play golf on the Wii, you better yell "Four""


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