NYC Judge Rules Unpaid Interns Cannot Sue For Sexual Harassment Because They’re Not Employees

First you can’t get paid, now you can’t fight against sexual harassment. New York City interns are having the worst year ever. In 2010, Lihuan Wang was an unpaid intern at Phoenix Satellite Television in New York.  During her internship Wang alleges that her boss grabbed...

Another Intern Strikes Back Sues Donna Karan International

Valentino Smith thought he was going to learn the ins and outs of the fashion and marketing world when he took an internship with Donna Karan in 2009. But unfortunately he learned the ins and outs of making coffee and straightening closets.  Smith, who now...

Unpaid Intern Sues Bad Boy Record Label

Rashida Salaam, 26, of Brownsville, Brooklyn filed a class-action lawsuit Tuesday in Manhattan federal court accusing Bad Boy Records of violating minimum-wage laws by not paying interns for work performed.