individual case news

Fast Company—Ruth Reader
05.21.2018

In a new lawsuit, former Uber engineer Ingrid Avendaño accuses the company of sexual harassment, discriminatory treatment, as well as retaliation after she raised concerns about Uber’s toxic culture. Outten & Golden partner Jennifer Schwartz is representing the plaintiff.

The Recorder—Ross Todd
05.21.2018

Jennifer Schwartz, partner in employment law firm Outten & Golden LLP, represents the plaintiff former Uber engineer Ingrid Avendaño.

Reuters—Jonathan Stempel
05.21.2018

A former software engineer at Uber Technologies Inc sued the ride-hailing service on Monday, claiming that she was subjected to sexual harassment during her employment but that her complaints were ignored, the law firm [Outten & Golden LLP] representing the plaintiff said.

Law360—Braden Campbell
05.21.2018

A former Uber programmer sued the ride-hailing giant in California state court Monday alleging she was subject to such severe sexual harassment and retaliation that she was hospitalized. Outten & Golden LLP partner Jennifer Schwartz represents the plaintiff.

CNET—Dara Kerr
05.21.2018

Inappropriate comments and touching are some of what the female engineer says she endured while working at the ride-hailing company. Outten & Golden LLP partner Jennifer Schwartz represents the plaintiff.

CNN—Sara Ashley O'Brien
05.21.2018

A former Uber software engineer, Ingrid Avendaño, is suing the company over claims that she experienced sexual harassment, racial discrimination and pay inequity while working there. Outten & Golden LLP partner Jennifer Schwartz represents Ms. Avendaño.

Vice—Carter Sherman
05.21.2018

A former Uber engineer, Ingrid Avendaño, sued the ride hailing service Monday, alleging sexual harassment, gender and race discrimination, and retaliation against her when she tried to report her experiences to HR. Outten & Golden LLP partner Jennifer Schwartz represents Ms. Avendaño.