Former Proskauer CFO Seeks $10M In Sex Bias Suit

Law360, New York (October 5, 2011, 1:00 PM EDT) -- Proskauer Rose LLP's former chief financial officer slapped the employment defense powerhouse with a sex discrimination lawsuit Wednesday, claiming she was marginalized and ultimately fired after taking medical leave for breast cancer treatment.

Attorneys for Elly Rosenthal, who served as Proskauer's CFO for 16 years, filed a complaint in New York state court alleging that despite never receiving single negative review from the firm and her successful stewardship of the law firm's finances, she was demoted and then terminated when she returned to work from medical...
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