Video Game Law Blog

March 08, 2005

An employee of Electronic Arts has filed a class-action lawsuit for overtime.  The lawsuit follows an earlier lawsuit launched against EA by another employee.  To be successful, the employees will have to show that California's exemption on overtime for some software workers does not apply to them.  One of the employees is trying to do so by arguing that EA engineers rarely use their own judgment and do not perform work that is original or creative.Coverage at http://shorl.com/hukybogikade http://shorl.com/berifejybrigro