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Management Illegally Bans Overtime Pay, IT Gets It All Back

Horrible management always seems to get it in their heads that they can make people work crazy hours without having to pay for it. In this case, IT did their research and worked out a plan to get the astronomical amount of overtime they earned. Here's another incompetent manager who banned overtime and had it backfire.

Management cancels overtime pay, IT files lawsuit after logging work hours | Posted by u/jbanelaw Manager Company Policy Is Do NOT Pay Overtime Tech Sure, OK, Whatever Epic Sometimes as consultant get see an office functions an outsider perspective. Since are an independent contractor company treats differently than an employee. Also, just due nature contract work engagement is usually short term. This makes temporary fixture and sometimes are just treated as fly on wall
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Horrible Things That Are Somehow Legal

There exists a crappy balance between legality, convenience and profitability that we run into every day. Whether it's a company making their infrastructure deliberately confusing, someone making claims that are technically not unprovable, or slight miserable inconveniences, some stuff just feels like it shouldn't be allowed. For some intriguing adventures, here are things people later found out were illegal.

horrible things that are still legal | AnOstentatiousRaisin Hearing honking sound radio commercial
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Boss Has Terrible Idea, Employee Disregards Idea, Boss Learns Lesson

Man, nothing's quite as grim as the moment that anyone realizes they're working under an incompetent manager who is inevitably going to put the company in hot water, if they continue onward in their mindless ways. Well, this boss certainly sounds like they never should've been put in the position of power that they were to begin with. Fortunately, the employee working under them had the mindful presence to not obey (dumb) orders, and managed to keep the company in compliance when it was all said and done. 

A boss has a terrible idea, employee disregards idea, boss learns lesson. | r/MaliciousCompliance Join u/Routine_Condition 7h 8 5 e 5 S 4 8 3 software does all now. OK boss. M Inspired by recent story don't need any anymore reminded my malicious compliance changed organization chart company worked at. TL;DR Look at boss now. Many moons ago, before 08 recession manager records department (among other things worked an industry where record keeping is super critical. Bad records mean no more
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Tumblr Thread On Ridiculous Overheards During Court Proceedings

Court reporters hear all kinds of absolutely crazy stuff. It's a wonder that they're able to keep a straight face while doing their job. People have a tendency to say some extremely strange and rude stuff when they're in court. 

A Tumblr thread on how surprising it is that court reporters are able to keep a straight face | Do Court Reporters Keep Straight Faces? These are book called Disorder Courts and are things people actually said court, word word, taken down and published by court reporters had torment staying calm while exchanges were taking place. ATTORNEY first thing husband said morning? WITNESS: He said Where am Cathy ATTORNEY: And why did upset WITNESS: My name is Susan! ATTORNEY gear were at moment impact?
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Weird Crimes People and Their Families Did

Everyone's sense of morality is different. Sometimes people steal stupid stuff for the thrill, or get caught up in extremely specific counterfeiting operations. None of these things are things any of us should be doing, but they still happen. And sometimes people only later learn that something is illegal after the fact.

weird crimes people and their families did | crashkg 34.4k points 22 hours ago 2 4 3 2 E 3 My Dad brought Banana tree US his home village Kerala. He literally walked through customs with tree pot his arms customs lady asked him he thinking and he just replied banana tree his mother's garden customs lady must have thought my dad crazy, but she just let him walk right through still have tree and 's offspring.
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Tenants' Gnarliest Landlord Stories

It's little recaps from rightfully disgruntled tenants like these that end up giving the landlords of the world a bad rap. It could be gnarly cases of landlords going on power trips, thinking that they can get away with just about anything; or just genuinely immoral people being put in a position of power. We're not sure. Probably a bit of both. Hopefully none of these frustrating stories from tenants ring a bell. 

Tenants describe their worst landlords on Twitter. | Jason Scott @DrJasonScott Charged 10 our deposit because didn't fully make beds leaving furnished property and didn't put things correct cupboards deposit scheme sided with landlord #VentYourRent
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Landlord Won't Pay For Electricity During Winter, Nuclear Revenge Ensues

It's entitled human beings like this that give the rest of the world's hard working landlords a bad rap. This landlord was pulling all kinds of criminal stunts. Not only that, but he refused to pay for the building's electricity during the icy heart of winter. That's just wrong, man. Fortunately, there was a moral enforcer around who was ready to do the research necessary to take this landlord down. By the end of it, the dude ended up owing thousands, and it sounds like that was completely justified. 

Entitled landlord refuses to pay for electricity during winter | Take away our heat and electricity during winter? Enjoy losing job and paying thousands Repost) NOTE:This post is owned by u/lillesdaddy TL;DR at bottom regretfully got an apartment with is my opinion worst landlord ever. This man will call entitled dick or ED, has audacity call himself good person court. Let fill got an apartment shortly after being released prison. Happy someone gonna give chance improve my life. This clearly not
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Man Takes Nuclear Revenge On Karen Landlord

Shady and greedy landlords are the absolute worst. There's no denying it. What we have here though is a totally different kind of terrible landlord. This particular landlord put their tenant in harm's way with an inconsiderate demolition project, and a whole lot of other bad stuff. If you're looking for some more juicy landlord revenge drama after reading this tale, check out the time a landlord tried to keep a security deposit, and then a petty revenge ensued.

Man takes a nuclear revenge on a Karen landlord | r/ProRevenge Join u/hasad802 Refuse pay $60 fix my roof; okay close building site down and cost hundreds thousands dollars! Names, places and timeframes have been changed as per rules. Characters this story: My friend (Who will call Brian Bullying demolition man will call Keith, greedy property developer will call Karen and insurance assessor
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Revenge Of The Week: Parents Use Trees To Block Occupancy Permits

Man, it sounds like these rude developers were insistent on being as unreasonable as possible. They clearly underestimated the lengths that folks would be willing to go to, to stop their efforts. The rest is history. Talk about a sweet symphony of pro revenge. If this story of revenge got you going, check out this story where a landlord wouldn't pay for electricity during winter, so the tenant took a nuclear revenge.

Parents use their trees to block occupancy permits | r/ProRevenge u/PhuckingPhabulous 14h Join 1 8 1 Parents use trees block occupancy permits Obligatory, on mobile. So my parents bought their house early 90s very expensive city. They bought garbage house on block 30 years later 's quintupled price. This is relevant my parents live very upscale suburb said expensive city, think San Francisco, New York city is run by old ladies who don't allow anything. Drive thrus are not permitted suburb
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Things That Are Immoral But Not Quite Illegal

Just because it's easy to recognize something as completely morally wrong doesn't necessarily mean it's against the rules. It seems kid of backwards, but sometimes there's stuff that's too small, specific, or unfortunately profitable for people to make a rule against it. For some spicy tales, here are things people later discovered were illegal.

immoral acts that are still legal to do | plankto-ed 6.6k points 19 hours ago 3 e S Unplugging friends phone charge own visiting their house
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Impatient Driver Gets Instant Karma

Guy should've just kept his cool and not yeeted past that other driver, over a double yellow line. But alas, sometimes the road ragers of this world need to learn their lessons the hard way. Honestly, this particular scenario is hilarious. The fact that the dude in the Challenger yelled some profanity out his window right before the cop pulled him over, was really the icing on the cake. 

Check out another juicy tale of revenge with this manager who fired a third of their team, expected the rest of the squad to work harder, and had it all backfire.

An impatient driver ends up getting instant karma after speeding past other driver | r/pettyrevenge Join u/is_it_corona_time Want YEET past over double yellow line? Enjoy ticket! Please excuse formatting, l'm on mobile community live has speed limit 25mph also has connecting street another dev which leads main road, so people tend cut through my neighborhood get there. Many drivers enjoy speeding through streets rather than following speed limit local police department therefore
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Landlord Tries To Keep Security Deposit, Petty Revenge Ensues

This landlord thought they'd just go and keep another unprepared tenant's security deposit. Apparently, mean landlord's tactic was to just hire a lawyer, and then proceed to bump up tenant's claim to a higher court. Unfortunately, this strategy proved successful for them for far too long. Fortunately, we've got this petty revenge success story from a tenant who beat them at their own game. 

Check out some more juicy landlord drama with this landlord who was jealous of a tenant's income, raised the rent, and proceeded to get rightfully defeated.

Landlord unsuccessfully tries to keep the security deposit, and it backfires on them | r/pettyrevenge Join u/Anotherminion1 Landlord "Always" Keeps Security Deposits? Game On! Please be gentle s my first story. Many moons ago, after my divorce saved up enough money move my apartment building with 12 units) and buy house really excited and told my favorite neighbor. He told not even bother trying get my security deposit back because landlord never returned security deposits
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Roommate Refuses To Pay Rent, Gets Schooled In Court

Man, nothing is worse than realizing you've ended up sharing a roof with a completely terrible roommate. In this case, we've got a horribly smug roommate who simply refused to pay their rent. Well, they clearly didn't anticipate the fallout that'd eventually ensue back in court. Hopefully they learned their lesson, and won't go and try to pull this ridiculous stunt again. 

Check out some more juicy roommate drama with this guy who outwitted his roommate by using the Pavlovian method.

A smug roommate refuses to pay their rent, so they get defeated in court | r/ProRevenge u/Drumhedd 173d Join 1 won't pay rent? Good luck finding new apartment. So this happened about 10 years ago big city on West Coast Hopefully this counts as pro revenge had just finished grad school and looking way cut down on rent an already expensive rental market. Now, mind young, desperate, and inexperienced with roommates at time and this huge life lesson and hopefully my roommate too.
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Department Lead Throws Employee Under Bus, Gets Their Comeuppance

Tammy was out there playing with fire. Fortunately, this employee was able to catch Tammy and some other shady cheaters, and ultimately serve them the justice that they deserved. Tammy just had to learn the hard way that the truth can set you free, or more accurately, it can turn you loose. 

Department lead throws employee under bus, gets their comeuppance | r/ProRevenge u/Limecherrry Join Department Lead threw under bus and got suspended. Background work with Client services center and do Project Planning and Over-site have privileges and security clearances which not even low- management have but no authority delegate tasks or make requests. This is important because low level manager can order pull client-restricted data they normally don't have access too. While they have go
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Horrible Boss Loses Profits From Selling Company

And that's why it pays off in the long run to document everything. This is a genuine professional revenge. You love to see it. If you enjoyed this tale of pro revenge, check out another glorious tale of revenge involving some incompetent managers who made the grave mistake of firing their all star employee.

A terrible boss ends up losing their profits after selling company | r/ProRevenge u/eliechallita 3y Join Cost horrible boss all profits selling his company met an amazing mentor while doing my masters US who hired work company where he COO after graduated an immigrant US, so my visa is conditioned upon being employed: get red, and would quickly get deported back Middle East CEO company planning on selling company much larger British firm, so he wanted maximize revenue short term so he could get
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Landlord Encourages Tenant To Research Rights, Tenant's Victory Ensues

Man, any time we see a landlord try to pull a fast one on a tenant, and then the tenant proceeds to teach them a lesson, it warms our hearts. In this case, it really just seems like the landlord didn't expect the tenant to do their research. From there, soon as the truth came to light, you can pick up the clear scent of resignation from the landlord trying to continue onward with their antics. Check out another time a shady landlord was defeated by a moral enforcer.

Landlord encourages a tenant to research their rights, the tenant does, and then a victory ensues | Hi friday sent payment on 11:03 .m. Hi no didn't waiting tell if leaving or staying like said. If stay, l'll pay rent. If not staying, then don't have pay rent October, as paid first and last moved Right? 11:09 .m. No said will continue make regular payments and will refund security deposit which us equal one month rent vacate way get back last month rent.
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