Fired Atty Can't Revive Age Bias Suit Against Sills Cummis

Law360, New York (July 2, 2013, 4:04 PM EDT) -- Sills Cummis & Gross PC on Tuesday won a New Jersey appellate decision rejecting a former attorney's claims that he was the victim of age discrimination and suffered retaliation for accusing the firm of bias.

James D. Toll couldn't shake nondiscriminatory reasons for his firing, which doomed his age discrimination claim, according to a three-judge appellate panel. Toll didn't deny that Sills Cummis was moving away from his specialty areas in personal injury, or that an attorney who provided Toll with a large amount of work...
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