Judge Fines Lab, Scolds Seyfarth Atty In Bias Suit

Law360, New York (February 25, 2010, 12:57 PM EST) -- A federal judge has sanctioned Brookhaven National Laboratories for missing a deadline to provide discovery information in an employment discrimination suit, and he scolded the lab's counsel at Seyfarth Shaw LLP for their arguments against the sanctions.

Magistrate Judge William D. Wall of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York on Wednesday ordered that the Upton, N.Y., lab and several individual defendants pay $250 for their failure to meet an initial disclosure deadline and for misrepresenting court rules in an earlier letter...
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