The Legal Quagmire of Online Community Volunteer Programs


(Richard Millington) #1
Originally published at: <strong>https://www.feverbee.com/volunteerprograms/</strong><br><br>In 2010, AOL <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AOL_Community_Leader_Program#Department_of_Labor_investigation">settled a lawsuit</a> brought by their volunteer community leaders for $15m.

The details are worth reading.

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(Kate Ambash) #2

Hoping @HAWK will update this with Rich’s blog post from today.

Interesting talk. Had this same conversation with another community manager who warned me about this! Let me see if I can pull her into this conversation…


(MHCommMgr) #3

OOH, yes, I want to know more about this as well. Thanks!


(Gear Buzz) #4

Link Please?


(Sarah Hawk) #5

Done. Link now in the OP.