Jones Day Wants Sanford Heisler Sanctioned In Bias Suit

Law360 (December 6, 2019, 6:55 PM EST) -- Jones Day on Friday called for the toss of a pay discrimination suit brought by female lawyers as well as sanctions against their attorneys with Sanford Heisler Sharp LLP, contending the women didn't investigate their claims before taking legal action and ignored contradictory evidence.   

The Jones Day law firm has been fighting allegations that it discriminates against female attorneys in pay. (Getty) The firm said in a motion for sanctions that the female attorneys who filed the suit admitted in depositions that they lacked key knowledge about pay among their peers, and argued that the entire case was built around assumptions...

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