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Unpaid no more: Interns win major court battle

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The word intern undoubtedly conjures up someone running frantically to retrieve coffee, having trivial tasks handed to them and being called ‘intern’ rather than their real name. The word may also drum up the strategy of ‘free labor’ to some companies. But thanks to a lawsuit, that is over; at least in New York. Is this a good or bad thing for students and young professionals who took these rolls?