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Millions of jobs could be impacted if we go over -- almost every one that has a job has -- with an intern ship at some point a lot of us had.
More than one actually it's a crucial part of learning about the field you may want to pursue it -- obvious benefits both the intern.
And the company -- in turning -- well and a move that could have big implications on internships everywhere.
-- -- production company has agreed to pay 250000.
Dollars to settle a class action suit.
In which a former -- sued for suffering minimum wage violations now.
Now there's legitimate value and opportunity to unpaid -- -- but Christian -- says makes her think she and her eyes.
He's -- -- you guessed it disagree with me.
Now municipal disclosure before we get started fox entertainment owned by News -- the parent company of Fox Business.
Undergoing a similar pending loss you get that -- the Wear off the Internet people go bananas Christian.
What I paid internship is is a rite of passage no -- Well you know.
That's been against the law for about seventy years Melissa so it's no good because it's illegal and is clearly so and it amounts really in many cases to worker exploitation and less the intern ship.
This providing an educational value primarily to the -- as opposed to an economic benefit for the employer.
-- you know I look around interns here in the fox building near it you know getting credit at school for doing this -- mostly learning.
About what's going on in this building it's very hard to get -- to television if you're not in -- in turn.
It's totally competitive you know if there were no unpaid search -- there's a lot of people that would never get -- -- television.
We -- can see properly constructed unpaid intern ship where someone is truly learning and someone is truly.
You know sort of gaining those.
Those awareness skills but what we see all too often Melissa.
Is that these interns are actually substitutes.
Four other employees are doing the work that other employees are currently doing or have done in the past and that is against the law.
And it's important because employers are not only -- those employees out of their wages are also depriving the government of taxes that are paid.
Oh and now you wouldn't -- -- did not reach a you you've had for a second --
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