Monday morning essentials: Unpaid internships - law firm rates - NHL economics and labor

Monday, 28 May 2012 08:05 AM Written by 

20120528rr_internships_150Starting your week with the Post-Gazette Business/law package today begins with a report by the PG's Anna Orso on the rules of the road for unpaid internships, viewed by some new college graduates as a step toward employment in a troubled economy -- but a regulatory minefield for potential host companies.

The Legal Intelligencer's Gina Passarella  looks at the results of a new report on rates charged by Pennsylvania law firms and how they contrast with rate trends nationwide.

20120527pg_mariolemieux_60From the weekend, the Panic Street Lawyer's Jay Hornack talks about the NHL, ticket prices, new sports venues & pro hockey's upcoming labor talks.

(Photo: Ryan Wirth, 19, a junior at Slippery Rock University, works with Heather Shiwarski, program manager at Best Buddies Pennsylvania, in their Mount Washington office. Robin Rombach/Post-Gazette)

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