Hearst Chides Judge For Granting Interns Class Status

Law360, New York (July 25, 2012, 3:42 PM EDT) -- The Hearst Corp. on Tuesday petitioned a New York federal judge to reconsider his grant of class certification in a labor law violation suit brought by a former intern, arguing that he failed to define whether an intern is an employee and to take into account the variety of work situations the company's interns experience.

The petition asks U.S. District Judge Harold Baer to clarify the legal standard he used earlier this month in granting the class certification order or to permit an interlocutory appeal, if...
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Case Information

Case Title

Wang v. The Hearst Corporation

Case Number



New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Labor: Fair Standards


J. Paul Oetken

Date Filed

February 1, 2012

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