EA EMPLOYEES FACING SUDDEN DEATH OVERTIME?


A California law firm is attempting to certify a class action on behalf of Electronic Arts employees who claim that EA owes them unpaid overtime pay. The dispute revolves around whether EA improperly classified the employees as being exempt from overtime under California law. If it continues, this lawsuit may focus attention on the widespread industry practice of expecting extraordinarily long hours from game developers without necessarily providing extra compensation or benefits.

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