Former Bloomberg Exec Pushes 2nd Circ. To Revive Bias Suit

Law360, New York (April 17, 2013, 7:55 PM EDT) -- A former research and development group manager at Bloomberg LP asked the Second Circuit Wednesday to reopen his age and disability bias suit against the financial information giant, arguing that the district court ignored evidence.

A lower court judge ignored testimony that showed Bloomberg demoted Shai Ben-Levy, a longtime employee with a history of positive reviews, because of the perception that he was too old and weak to do his job, Ben-Levy’s lawyer said at oral arguments before a panel of judges in Manhattan.

“This is...
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