Judge Urges PwC To Settle Case

Law360, New York (February 20, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- An Australian judge has urged PricewaterhouseCoopers and a former senior partner to reach a settlement in what is the largest sex discrimination case in the country’s history.

At a hearing Monday in Sydney, Federal Court Justice Rodney Madgwick said the case would be so costly and time-consuming that no one would win, the Daily Telegraph reported. However, the judge did allow the case to proceed.

"I have to say this case has the potential to really blow out cost so much that victory might be pyrrhic...
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