Bingham Takes Ex-Associate's Bias Suit To High Court

Law360, Los Angeles (September 20, 2013, 4:20 PM ET) -- Bingham McCutchen LLP on Tuesday urged the U.S. Supreme Court to review a California state court’s decision refusing to compel arbitration in a wrongful termination disability bias suit brought by a former associate who said she was fired after developing a rare sleep disorder.

Bingham’s petition for a writ of certiorari comes six months after a California appeals court rejected the law firm’s petition to force former associate Hartwell Harris to arbitrate her allegations, saying a trial court didn’t err in concluding the arbitration provision was...
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