Condé Nast has settled their intern lawsuit for an undisclosed sum. We get nothing: no dramatic court depositions, no angry emails, no intel on what kind of cushy lives those who sued will get to lead from now on and definitely no novels that will be eventually be optioned into movies starring Meryl Streep. Sigh. » 4/04/14 5:00pm 4/04/14 5:00pm

What It Means to Be an Intern

Interns are a hot topic right now: At Bank of America in London, an intern died after working 72 hours straight. Condé Nast recently decided to stop paying interns. Diddy's record label is being sued by a former intern, who claims she was never paid. And Sheryl Sandberg's Lean In organization made waves when they… » 8/20/13 5:30pm 8/20/13 5:30pm

Condé Nast Is the Latest Company to Get Sued by Interns

Another day as summer wanes on, another intern lawsuit. Two interns who worked at W Magazine and The New Yorker are suing the publications' parent company, Condé Nast, requesting they be paid back wages, interest and attorneys' fees for the work they performed. » 6/13/13 5:00pm 6/13/13 5:00pm

Calvin Klein's Super Bowl Debut: 97% Abs, 3% Underwear

Besides Beyoncé and the Clydesdale, there was something else eye-catching during the Super Bowl: Calvin Klein's first-ever Super Bowl commercial. Calvin Klein Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of PVH Corp, hired creative director Fabien Baron of Baron + Baron to create the 30-second spot, shot by Steven Klein and… » 2/04/13 3:40pm 2/04/13 3:40pm

The Picture That Caused A Fight Between Anna Wintour And Grace…

Was Carine Fired? And Who Will Replace Her?

French Vogue editor-in-chief Carine Roitfeld's shock announcement that she's leaving the magazine has spurred one juicy rumor: that she was fired. As the story goes, luxury brands were threatening to pull their advertising, and so Roitfeld was pushed out. » 12/20/10 3:40pm 12/20/10 3:40pm

Karl Lagerfeld Thinks It's OK Kate Middleton Is A Commoner, Because…

Bieber Perfume Will Smell Like Boy Sweat, Twitter

  • Another reason to avoid Wal-Mart the Friday after Thanksgiving: Justin Bieber's foray into perfume, a unisex scent called My World, will be launching to much teenaged squealing. Bieber said over IM (natch) that he personally picked out the fragrance. [WWD]
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