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U.S. Department of Labor Revises and Clarifies Unpaid Intern Test

Posted in Human Resources, News & Commentary, Wage & Hour
The U.S. Department of Labor recently abandoned its six-factor internship test in favor of the seven-factor primary beneficiary test utilized by most Courts. The primary benefit test adopts a temporal limitation for the internship that was not in the old six-factor test and incorporates two elements linking eligibility to the intern’s education programs and academic commitments.  For employers already… Continue Reading