JPMorgan Can't Shut Down Banker's Age Bias Suit

Law360, New York (November 9, 2010, 4:10 PM EST) -- A federal judge has rejected JPMorgan Chase & Co.'s attempt to squash an age discrimination suit before the case goes to trial, saying a jury should decide whether a banker was fired because of his age or because of problematic phone conversations with the municipal derivatives desk.

Judge William Alsup of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California on Friday denied a motion for summary judgment by the financial services firm but indicated that a motion for judgment as a matter of law...
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