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Brazil’s Email Overtime: New Law Counts Checking Smartphones after Hours As Work


It says that company emails to workers are equivalent to orders given directly to the employee. Labor attorneys told the Folha de Sao Paulo newspaper this makes it possible for workers answering emails after hours to ask for overtime pay.

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This entry was posted on January 12, 2012 by in Organizations + Technology, Work-Life and tagged , , .

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