Legal aspects of overtime in the process of video game development

Piotr Sypecki


In this article, Piotr Sypecki examines the aspect of overtime work in video game development. He notes that the phenomenon known as “crunch” poses a challenge for producers and employees. Sypecki analyzes the legal issues that arise here; in particular, he highlights the basis of work performance, the predictability of overtime, and the protection of employees’ health.


overtime; health and safety; IT; game production

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Published : 2023-03-14

SypeckiP. (2023). Legal aspects of overtime in the process of video game development. Z Problematyki Prawa Pracy I Polityki Socjalnej, 21(4), 1-14.

Piotr Sypecki 
University of Łódź  Poland

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