Pacers Owner Dodges Ex-Employees' Wage, Bias Claims

Law360, New York (September 14, 2011, 8:45 PM EDT) -- A California judge on Tuesday ripped into a former chauffeur and former nanny's allegations against Indiana Pacers owner Herb Simon and his wife, rejecting their discrimination and wage claims against the couple.

In a 60-page decision, Judge Amy D. Hogue said the allegations by the Simons' former chauffeur Robert G.Young and ex-nanny Claudia Leite lacked credibility. Young claimed he worked more than 40 hours a week without compensation and was denied meal and rest breaks, while Leite said she was fired for getting pregnant.

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