Ex-Fox Rothschild Aide Plans To Appeal Loss In Sex Bias Suit

Law360 (November 20, 2020, 10:31 PM EST) -- A former Fox Rothschild LLP legal aide told a New Jersey federal court Friday that she planned to appeal its October decision dismissing most of her suit alleging that a former lawyer for the firm sexually assaulted her and that Fox Rothschild brushed aside her complaints.

Stephanie Jones is alleging that Ian Siminoff sexually harassed and tried to rape her. Meanwhile, according to her suit, Fox Rothschild maintained a work environment that was rife with gender bias and harassment.

Late last month, U.S. District Judge Susan D. Wigenton granted motions to dismiss from the firm and Siminoff, finding that Jones had filed...

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