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FBNY Exclusive: Outside Under Layoff, Freelance Payment Duress

outside401.jpgExclusive: After speaking with a half a dozen former Outside staffers and freelancers, FBNY confirms layoffs and severely delayed payment to multiple freelancers which, in conjunction with the deteriorating economic climate has, "only gotten worse." One person confirms being owed more than $10,000, and sources say that's also the case for other contractors. Investor-seeking last year apparently didn't go well, either, despite an editor's internally emailed plea to staff: "It would help to have a warm body in that office."

Exclusive: Outside Plagued by Layoffs, Late Payments to Freelancers (FBNY)


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