Ex-Manager Accuses FirstEnergy, NJ Unit Of Disability Bias

Law360, New York (March 13, 2013, 4:54 PM EDT) -- A former operations manager with FirstEnergy Corp. subsidiary Jersey Central Power & Light launched a whistleblower suit in New Jersey state court Monday, alleging he was fired for raising concerns about shady infrastructure maintenance practices and for having a disability.

Edward Sherman, a more than 20-year FirstEnergy employee who spent the past seven years as manager of operations services for JCP&L, claims he was fired after he spent the past several years raising concerns about JCP&L's unlawful internal policy of intentionally miscategorizing infrastructure repairs and improvements...
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