Charlie Rose Settles Unpaid Intern Wage Suit

Law360, New York (December 21, 2012, 2:10 PM EST) -- Charlie Rose and his production company have settled a putative class action lodged by unpaid interns who accused the PBS television host of failing to meet minimum wage requirements under New York state law, according to a Tuesday court filing.

Rose and production company Charlie Rose Inc. agreed to pay what could total more than $250,000, including attorneys' fees, to resolve claims lodged in New York state court by lead plaintiff Lucy Bickerton, who interned with the "Charlie Rose" show during the summer of 2007, according...
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