Fox Unpaid Interns Win Expansion Of Wage Class Action

Law360, New York (October 11, 2012, 9:31 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge ruled Tuesday that a proposed wage-and-hour class action originally brought against movie studio Fox Searchlight Pictures Inc. by former unpaid interns can be broadened to include claims on behalf of all corporate interns for News Corp.’s Fox Entertainment Group. 

Two former Fox Searchlight interns, who performed unpaid work on the set of the Oscar-nominated film "Black Swan," launched their suit against in September 2011, claiming that the company had violated the Fair Labor Standards Act and New York law by classifying...
To view the full article, register now.

Documents

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

Glatt et al v. Fox Searchlight Pictures Inc.


Case Number

1:11-cv-06784

Court

New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Labor: Fair Standards

Judge

William H. Pauley, III

Date Filed

September 28, 2011

Law Firms

Companies

Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.