Date: Thu, 1 Sep 2005 08:52:49 -0400 (EDT)

Author: Steve Wonnell

Subject: Re: Keys - please!

Post:


Hi Chele,

How do you know that employers cannot legally withhold wages?
It'd be a great stick to have.

-- Steve W.

On Wed, 31 Aug 2005, cablem wrote:

> Date: Wed, 31 Aug 2005 21:52:52 -0400
> From: cablem
> Reply-To: tap-l@listproc.appstate.edu
> To: tap-l@listproc.appstate.edu
> Subject: Re: Keys - please!
>
> They cannot, for any reason, legally withhold wages. That's a federal
> offense.
>
> Chele
>
>
> On 8/31/2005 4:07 PM, Steve Anderson wrote:
>
> >>I did manage to get a building master key. (...)
> >>
> >>
> >
> >There is an $800 fine if you lose a master at our institution.
> >$500 for a submaster (department-wide key).
> >Regular door keys are $80 if lost. Academic departments are liable if their
> >members cause a re-key (lose a sub-master) ~20k$. They don't give part time
> >instructors their paychecks unless their keys are turned in and it can take
> >weeks to get them checked out at the beginning of the semester (as they
> >never seem to know about this when hired).
> >I am now delivering lecture demo carts in 5 different buildings and have
> >about $2,600 in keys.
> >
> >Access becomes a political weapon. As in your case, it sounds like the old
> >astronomer didn't want those physics people poking around ;>
> >
> >s.anderson
> >CSU Sonoma
> >
> >
> >
>
> --
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> Lab Manager
> Physics Dept.
> Wake Forest University
> Winston-Salem, NC 27109
>
> Phone: 336-758-5532
> Fax: 336-758-6142
>
> "Foxtrot", 7/1/2004:
> "3...2...1...Lift off!"
> *CRASH*
> "I think the payload was too top heavy."
> "Maybe we shouldn't try launching Barbies."
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>
>


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