Unpaid Hearst Interns Seek 2nd Circ. Review of Wage Claims

Law360, Los Angeles (May 30, 2013, 9:54 PM EDT) -- Former Hearst Corp. interns suing the publisher for unpaid wages asked a New York federal court Wednesday to permit immediate appeal of its order denying them class certification, saying the Second Circuit should weigh in on whether the unpaid interns are employees under federal and state law.

Xuedan Wang and Erin Spencer filed a motion for interlocutory appeal on Wednesday asking U.S. District Judge Harold Baer for permission to seek Second Circuit review of his rulings denying class certification and denying a summary judgment motion on...
To view the full article, register now.




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

Law Firms

Government Agencies

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.