Ex-Ballard Spahr Worker Takes Bias Suit To DC Circ.

Law360, New York (November 25, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- A former legal secretary at Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll LLP has appealed a summary judgment order tossing her discrimination case against the firm.

Vanessa McFadden, whose multicount lawsuit was dismissed by the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia on Sept. 30, filed a notice of appeal to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit on Monday.

McFadden, who worked for the firm for more than 15 years, brought her complaint in December 2005, alleging violations of Title VII, the federal Americans...
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