Clifford Chance is suing the firm, claiming she was discriminated against when she was laid off in 2007. Karen Ramdhanie isA former associate from the New York office of
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Dickie McCamey & Chilcote is seeking permission to sue the firm in a potentially groundbreaking sex discrimination claim. Alyson KirleisA female partner at US firm
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) sued New York-based Kelley Drye & Warren for age bias for its practice of requiring partners who turn 70 to give up their ownership interests in the firm. Five
A former associate filed suit against Howrey this morning, alleging that the law firm routinely subjected her to discriminatory treatment based on her race. Kamisha Menns, a black woman born in Jamaica, says in the
Last summer, when the Securities and Exchange Commission sued former CSK Auto CEO Maynard Jenkins to recover $4 million he earned between 2002 and 2004, the agency made history: It was the first time the SEC had brought
Greenberg Traurig was hit Tuesday with a malpractice suit seeking more than $100 million in damages over allegations that it failed to properly prosecute patents for a longtime electronics manufacturing client and
US elite law firm Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, which came under heavy criticism for its work on Bank of America's merger with Merrill Lynch in the last weeks, has suffered another blow. Wachtell's client Satyam
French investment bank Calyon is is seeking more than $1.68 billion in damages from Germany's KB Deutsche Industriebank AG in the High Court of Justice in London, in what would be the UK’s largest credit-crunch related
The U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey has ruled in favor of pharmaceutical company Merck in a patent infringement suit against Teva Pharmaceuticals. Teva was seeking FDA approval to sell a generic
Michelle Moor, a former associate at Bingham McCutchen's Boston office, sued the law firm this week, complaining the firm brushed off her complaints that she was drugged by a co-worker at its holiday party in 2007.
The AIG is suing the U.S. over a disputed $306 million in taxes, interest and penalties, despite the government has decided to inject the troubled insurer with an extra $30 billion.
International law firm Jones Day sued blockshopper.com in 2008 after it posted articles about Jones Day attorneys Dan Malone Jr. and Jacob Tiedt who had recently bought condos. Why Jones Day wanted to stop
A law firm claims that Facebook paid $65 million to settle a ConnectU’s suit. ConnectU was accusing Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg of stealing the idea for the successful social network. The settlement was
Linklaters, the world’s second-largest law firm, gave “careless and negligent advice” that resulted in a client losing millions of euros, says a report in The Times. According to the report, Levicom, a Baltic
Money market fund Reserve Management Co. Inc. has launched a malpractice suit against Dechert and K&L Gates, claiming that the firms failed to advise it four years ago that two members of its board weren't