Judge Denies Dismissal Of PG&E Bias Suit

Law360, New York (August 7, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Pacific Gas & Electric Co. has lost its bid to toss a discrimination suit brought by two employees alleging that the utility demoted one worker based on his age and disability condition and overlooked another worker for a promotion due to his national origin.

Judge Jeffrey S. White on Tuesday shot down the dismissal motion, disagreeing with the San Francisco-based utility that the two employees were barred from bringing the action in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California because they failed to...
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