Sodexo Executive's Retaliation Claim Survives Dismissal Attempt

HOUSTON - French multinational food services corporation Sodexo Inc. on Dec. 5 lost its bid to dismiss in a Texas federal court a claim by its former human resources director that the company retaliated against him for taking a medical leave due to work-related stress by firing him (Vince Goodwine v. Sodexo, Inc., et al.,   No. 12-1910, S.D. Texas; 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 172348).

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