At the time, one of the writers, Eliza Skinner, said in a statement, "The most I’ve been paid for a show has been for eight hours of work ... In reality, I put in anywhere from 12 to 32 additional hours on each show –- time I should have been compensated for."
In response, E! told Deadline, "E! values our 'Fashion Police' writers and we pay them fairly and in full legal compliance."