Unpaid internships have picked up some unwanted mainstream media attention lately. Recently, a former unpaid intern filed a lawsuit against Harper's Bazaar, alleging violations of state and federal wage and hour laws . She's also hoping to make it into a class action against other Hearst publications...
According to Law.com, wage and hour litigation is big, and getting bigger . One
area that has been poised for a take-off for a couple of years is unpaid
internships. Three recent filings illustrate the dangers of using unpaid
interns in your business:
former unpaid intern for the "Charlie...