2nd Circ. Won't Revive State Atty's Retaliation Suit

Law360, New York (April 4, 2011, 6:46 PM EDT) -- The Second Circuit on Monday upheld the dismissal of an attorney's $10 million suit alleging her former employer, a New York state disciplinary committee, retaliated against her for making claims that it unlawfully protected well-connected lawyers. 

In a summary order, a three-judge panel in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit ruled that a lower court had not erred in entering final judgment in favor of the Departmental Disciplinary Committee of the Appellate Division, First Department, New York State Supreme Court, following a jury...
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