Litigation

Recent Posts

2nd Circuit Sends N.J. Whistle-Blower Claims Of Ex-Pfizer Executive Back For Reconsideration
Posted on 18 Nov 2010 by Tom Moylan

NEW YORK -- (Mealey's) A Second Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel on Nov. 17 affirmed summary judgment on federal False Claims Act (FCA) termination claims by former Pfizer executive Peter Rost but reversed judgment as to his claims under New Jersey's... Read More

USA Track & Field Fights Wrongful Termination Lawsuit
Posted on 21 Oct 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

Former USA Track and Field CEO Doug Logan filed a wrongful termination lawsuit against the governing body Wednesday, seeking payment after suddenly being fired last month following a 26-month tenure. The lawsuit, filed in federal court in Indianapolis... Read More

Leach Files To Have Texas High Court Review Case
Posted on 7 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

LUBBOCK, Texas - (AP) Attorneys for former Texas Tech coach Mike Leach said Friday they have asked the Texas Supreme Court to review his wrongful termination lawsuit . Attorney Gerard Harrison said there conflicting rulings from appeals courts in Texas... Read More

Judge Clears 'Housewives' Firing Lawsuit For Trial
Posted on 4 May 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

LOS ANGELES - (AP) A judge says Nicolette Sheridan's wrongful termination lawsuit over her firing from "Desperate Housewives" should go to trial. With the actress looking on, Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Elizabeth White said Tuesday... Read More

Former ESPN Announcer Sues Network Over Firing
Posted on 20 Jan 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

AUSTIN, Texas - (AP) Former ESPN announcer Ron Franklin has sued the network over his firing for reportedly berating a female colleague. The wrongful termination lawsuit filed Monday in state district court in Franklin's hometown of Austin, Texas... Read More

Macy’s Sued By Transgender Ex-Employee
Posted on 11 Jun 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

LOS ANGELES - Alleging three years of sex gender humiliation, harassment, discrimination, intimidation, coercion and emotional distress while serving as a cosmetics department employee of the Macy's Department store in the Del Amo Fashion Center... Read More