Tracy Richelle High and Christina Andersen Co-author Paper for Workshop on Employment Law For Federal JudgesMarch 12, 2015
On March 12, Mmes. High and Andersen co-authored a paper titled “Unpaid Internships: Recent Second Circuit Caselaw” to a Workshop on Employment Law for Federal Judges, which was hosted by the Federal Judicial Center, the Institute of Judicial Administration and the NYU Center for Labor and Employment Law. The paper covered the increasing criticism of unpaid internships since 2011 for violating the Fair Labor Standards Act. The authors provide an overview on the legal background, discuss recent decisions related to unpaid internships, as well as laws instituted to protect interns.