9th Circ. Revives Harassment Suit Against Boeing

Law360, New York (August 8, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has reversed a district court ruling and revived a sex discrimination lawsuit brought by a female mechanic against the Boeing Company, saying she was subjected to an unlawful hostile work environment and to retaliatory actions by the aerospace giant.

The appellate court's reversal of the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona's grant of summary judgment to Boeing and Boeing Aerospace Operations Inc., handed down on July 31, was announced by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity...
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