individual case news

The New York Times-Sunday Review Opinion—Maureen Sherry

Maureen Sherry, in an opinion piece in The New York Times-Sunday Review, discusses gender bia and discrimination in the work place. Times—Emile Hallez

A senior portfolio manager at Aberdeen is suing the firm for denying him a promotion, allegedly because of his age. The plaintiff, Neil Moriarty, is seeking back pay with interest, compensatory damages and other awards. His claims are based on alleged violations of the Age Discrimination in Employment Act. Outten & Golden LLP Of Counsel Darnley D. Stewart is quoted.

The Morning Call—Scott Kraus

If Allentown-based Talen Energy is sold ... three of the company's top executives can rest easy. Talen signed deals with its [CFO, CCO, and CNO] in December, promising that if there is a change in control of the company and they lose their jobs, they'll get severance pay worth twice their annual salaries plus bonus payouts and health benefits. Outten & Golden LLP Managing partner Wayne N. Outten is quoted.—Tanzina Vega

Outten & Golden LLP partner Ossai Miazad is quoted in this article examining race discrimination in the workplace today.

New York Times—Noam Scheiber

Outten & Golden LLP partner Jennifer Schwartz was quoted in this article, regarding a significant settlement the New York State attorney general has reached in a workplace discrimination complaint filed by a victim of domestic violence.

Bloomberg BNA — Laura D. Francis

An employee of a staffing agency who claimed he experienced race discrimination at the work site where he was assigned can sue the company operating the work site as his ‘‘employer’’ under Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, the Third Circuit ruled. Outten & Golden LLP Of Counsel Paul W. Mollica is quoted.

Bloomberg BNA-Daily Labor Report—Gayle Cinquegrani

Outten & Golden LLP managing partner Wayne Outten is interviewed by Bloomberg BNA.