EEOC, Jones Day Attys Debate CVS Severance Pact Suit
By Scott Flaherty
Law360, New York (June 6, 2014, 3:54 PM ET) -- A U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission official on Thursday defended the agency's challenge of CVS Pharmacy Inc.'s severance pact, while an attorney from Jones Day — which represents CVS — warned of potential ripple effects stemming from the agency's pursuit of the case.
Speaking Thursday during the first day of a labor law conference at New York University, Gregory Gochanour, a supervisory trial attorney in the EEOC's Chicago office, stood by the agency's theory in a lawsuit the EEOC lodged against CVS. Gochanour said the CVS...