Fox Seeks OK For Quick Appeal In Unpaid Intern Case

Law360, New York (July 26, 2013, 1:53 PM EDT) -- Fox Searchlight Pictures Inc. sought permission Thursday to appeal a June ruling that said unpaid interns who worked on the film “Black Swan” were actually employees, arguing that the Second Circuit should identify the standard for determining whether unpaid interns are workers entitled to wages.  

Defendants Fox Searchlight and Fox Entertainment Group Inc. urged a New York federal court to certify a June 11 decision that granted a bid for collective and class action certification from an intern at Searchlight's corporate offices, and held that two...
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