In-House Counsel Docs Barred In Mayer Brown Bias Suit

Law360, New York (April 18, 2011, 6:31 PM EDT) -- A North Carolina magistrate judge ruled Monday that Mayer Brown LLP does not have to hand over internal communications with its in-house counsel regarding the termination of a former associate who is suing the firm for harassment and race bias.

U.S. Magistrate Judge David S. Carver partially denied former Mayer Brown real estate attorney Venus Y. Springs’ motion to compel certain supplemental responses, rejecting her bid for the production of communications between the firm and its in-house counsel Marcia Goodman relating to Springs’ termination.

“The attorney-cleint...
To view the full article, register now.

Documents

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

Springs v. Mayer Brown, LLP et al


Case Number

3:09-cv-00352

Court

North Carolina Western

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs

Judge

Max O. Cogburn, Jr

Date Filed

August 13, 2009

Law Firms

Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.