Congress To Hear Ledbetter, Mulls High Court Ruling

Law360, New York (June 8, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A former Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. employee whose accusations of sex discrimination led to a Supreme Court ruling that limited discrimination pay claims will testify before a Congressional committee about the fairness of the ruling.

The House Education and Labor Committee will hear testimony from Lilly Ledbetter during a hearing scheduled on Tuesday to consider legislation that would reverse the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Ledbetter's case. Ledbetter, an area manager at Goodyear, claimed that she was paid as much as 40% less than her...
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