Wave Of Intern Suits Warns Employers To Rethink Policies

Law360, New York (August 15, 2012, 9:52 PM EDT) -- This week's bid by former Fox Entertainment Group interns to expand their wage-and-hour suit — one of several high-profile legal battles being waged by unpaid interns — underscores the need for employers to update their policies to make sure they don't become the next targets, attorneys said Wednesday.

The former Fox interns, who initially filed their misclassification suit on behalf of a putative class of Fox Searchlight Inc. interns, said in a letter sent Monday to U.S. District Judge William H. Pauley that they would seek...
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