Age Bias Action Fails To Scale Tribune Ch. 11 Stay

Law360, New York (July 22, 2009, 8:10 PM EDT) -- A former Tribune Co. account executive — who claims she was fired for complaining about alleged pay discrepancies and due to her age — has lost a bid to lift the automatic stay in the media giant's bankruptcy case to pursue a putative class action.

Judge Kevin J. Carey of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware on Tuesday denied Jayne Clement's motion, citing the plaintiff's failure to establish cause for relief. The judge denied the motion without prejudice and without elaborating further on...
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