Hearst Interns To Appeal Class Cert. Denial To 2nd Circ.

Law360, New York (June 28, 2013, 5:44 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge on Thursday gave the green light to former unpaid interns bringing a wage-and-hour suit against Hearst Corp. to appeal his ruling denying them class certification, saying the Second Circuit could also provide clarity for other pending intern suits.

U.S. District Judge Harold Baer granted a bid by former interns Xuedan Wang and Erin Spencer to certify for interlocutory appeal his May 7 ruling refusing  to certify a class on their New York Labor Law and denying them partial summary judgment on...
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