IBM Worker Brings Military Rights Suit To High Court

Law360, New York (November 19, 2010, 3:11 PM EST) -- An ex-military employee of IBM Corp. has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to rule on whether the terms of an employment severance agreement may bar a military service person's claim for re-employment rights and benefits under the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act of 1994.

George Wysocki's petition, filed in the Supreme Court on Nov. 12 and made available Friday, stems from his suit alleging IBM refused to properly reintegrate Wysocki as a data administrator after he returned from military service in Afghanistan, in violation...
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