Unpaid Intern's Suit Against Arena Football Team Spiked

Law360, New York (December 13, 2013, 6:00 PM EST) -- A Pennsylvania federal judge on Thursday tossed a proposed class action accusing an arena football team of relying on interns to handle marketing, janitorial and bookkeeping duties while denying them pay, but will allow the plaintiff to replead most of his claims.

U.S. District Judge Joy Flowers Conti granted Pittsburgh Power's motion to dismiss former intern Christopher Boyle's lawsuit claiming the team's use of unpaid interns ran afoul of federal and state wage laws, according to the docket in the case.

The brief docket order did...
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Case Title

BOYLE v. SHANER ARENA FOOTBALL, LLC


Case Number

2:13-cv-00645

Court

Pennsylvania Western

Nature of Suit

Labor: Fair Standards

Judge

Joy Flowers Conti

Date Filed

May 6, 2013

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