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Employment Law Clip: Internships – Paid or Unpaid?

April 14, 2014 Leave a comment

Student internships have become increasingly popular, and while internships generally benefit employers and interns alike, there is uncertainty regarding whether internships may be paid or unpaid. This video explains the importance of distinguishing between the nonprofit and for profit sector and the regulations that apply to each.

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Please feel free to contact any member of our Employment Law Group with any questions on paid or unpaid internships.

MBBP’s Employment Law Clip Series provides quick, easy-to-digest snapshots of common Employment issues, as well as practical information on how to avoid complicated, expensive and time-consuming pitfalls. Stay tuned for the next topic on Restrictive Employment Agreements.

Scott Connolly to Speak at BBA Event

October 1, 2013 Leave a comment

Employment Attorney Scott ConnollyOn Friday, October 11 MBBP Employment Attorney Scott Connolly and Boston Red Sox Senior Manager of Legal Operations Mandy Petrillo will be co-speaking at the Boston Bar Association (BBA) event “Unpaid Internships: Mitigating Risks and Alternatives“.  Entertainment companies traditionally have experienced the most problems related to unpaid internships. Join us for a discussion about avoiding pitfalls when hosting unpaid interns and alternative arrangements.

The event takes place at the BBA and runs from 12:00PM to 1:00PM. Please visit the BBA for more details and to register.