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Unpaid Intern Cannot Sue for Sexual Harassment: NYFed Court

In a case that may be shocking to many folks (but not lawyers in the employment litigation field) NY Southern District Judge Kevin Castel last week ruled that an unpaid intern could not sue her employer under NYC Human Rights Law because she was not an “employee” under the law. This discrepancy’s not new. It […]

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The Madness Of DSK Accuser’s Public Interviews

I have already written about the unusual openness and public nature of the DSK prosecution in an earlier blog post. Now the alleged victim herself has decided to publicly expose herself in a lengthy interview in Newsweek magazine,conducted at her lawyer’s office. (Note/Disclaimer: her attorney is also the same attorney who represented the accuser of […]