Holland & Knight Rebuts Ex-Atty's Age Bias Claims

Law360, New York (May 12, 2011, 8:16 PM EDT) -- Holland & Knight LLP on Thursday hit back at a former partner suing the firm for age discrimination and breach of contract in New York state court, arguing the attorney was fired for cause and not subject to state nondiscrimination laws.

John Weir filed the suit in New York Supreme Court in September 2007, accusing Holland & Knight of wrongfully expelling him both on the basis of his age and because he questioned the alleged disappearance of $5 million in legal fees attributable to his efforts...
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