Goldman Loses 2nd Bid to Squelch Sex Bias Claims

Law360, New York (January 12, 2012, 7:24 PM EST) -- A New York federal judge on Tuesday sunk Goldman Sachs & Co.’s second attempt to toss class claims in a sex discrimination suit brought by female former employees, ruling the case should proceed as a proposed class action.

U.S. District Judge Leonard B. Sand affirmed a magistrate judge’s findings, saying lead plaintiff Christina Chen-Oster's complaint with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission gave the agency adequate notice to investigate potential discrimination against both Chen-Oster and female Goldman employees as a whole. 

Judge Sands rejected Goldman’s argument...
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Case Title

Chen-Oster et al v. Goldman, Sachs & Co. et al


Case Number

1:10-cv-06950

Court

New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs

Judge

Analisa Torres

Date Filed

September 15, 2010

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