slave labor http://wlrn.org en Is It The End Of Unpaid Internships? http://wlrn.org/post/it-end-unpaid-internships <div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;"></div><div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;"><font face="Calibri,sans-serif"><font face="Times New Roman,serif"><font size="3">06/25/13 -&nbsp;</font><span style="font-size: 14pt;">Tuesday's&nbsp;</span></font><a href="https://twitter.com/topicalcurrents"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4" style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="font-size: 14pt;"><b>Topical Currents&nbsp;</b></span></font></a><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4" style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">is an “At Your Service” edition with contributor <strong><a href="http://www.ballmanfirm.com/">Donna Ballman</a></strong>. &nbsp;</span></font></font><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif;">She specializes in employment law and employee rights. &nbsp;</span><font face="Calibri,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">Many teens are now working summer part-time jobs.&nbsp; Most are woefully unaware of employment regulations. &nbsp;</span></font></span></font><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif;">There are different rules about unpaid internships, as well. </span><font face="Calibri,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">Also news about pre-employment medical exams.&nbsp;</span></font></span></font><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">Donna Ballman is the author of&nbsp;</span><a href="http://amzn.to/TR9N4Y" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(62, 72, 122); text-decoration: underline; font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">STAND UP FOR YOURSELF WITHOUT GETTING FIRED: Resolve Workplace Crises Before You Quit or Get Axed</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">.</span><font face="Calibri,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">&nbsp;</span></font></span></font><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">That’s&nbsp;</span></font><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;"><b>Topical Currents</b></span></font><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">&nbsp;Tuesday at&nbsp;</span></font><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">1pm on&nbsp;</span><a href="http://wlrn.org/schedule/WLRN" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(62, 72, 122); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"><b style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">WLRN-HD1</b></a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;rebroadcast at 7pm on&nbsp;</span><a href="http://wlrn.org/schedule/wlrn-hd2" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(62, 72, 122); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"><b style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">WLRN-HD2</b></a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;and audio on-demand after the live program.&nbsp;</span></div><div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;">&nbsp;</div><p> Tue, 25 Jun 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman & Paul Leary 16420 at http://wlrn.org Is It The End Of Unpaid Internships? The High Cost of Cheap Fashion http://wlrn.org/post/high-cost-cheap-fashion <p></p> Tue, 31 Jul 2012 17:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman & Paul Leary 16119 at http://wlrn.org The High Cost of Cheap Fashion