• A Matter of Time: Managing Wage and Hour Risks in a Digitally Connected World
  • June 16, 2017 | Authors: Jeffrey W. Brecher; Eric R. Magnus
  • Law Firms: Jackson Lewis P.C. - Melville Office; Jackson Lewis P.C. - Atlanta Office
  • Many people are addicted to their phones. They check them constantly throughout the day (sometimes every few minutes) to determine whether a new e-mail or text message has been sent or a new item posted on Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, and the myriad other social media applications that exist. To ensure immediate notification of incoming mail, users can also set their phone to provide an audio notification when a new e-mail, voicemail, or text message has arrived, and select from hundreds of tones to announce the message-whether a “chime,“ “ding,” or “swoosh.”