Bloomberg Says Gay Ex-Director's Bias Suit Belongs In UK

Law360, New York (January 31, 2012, 2:26 PM EST) -- Bloomberg LP on Monday asked a New York federal judge to toss a sexual orientation discrimination suit brought by a former managing director at its television division, arguing that the London-based employee should have sued in England.

Brian Anthony Martinez, who was a Bloomberg director in charge of television in Asia, Europe, Africa and the Middle East, claims the business media company laid him off after he sought therapy to deal with domestic abuse from his partner.

He has sued Bloomberg in New York, using the...
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Case Title

Martinez v. Bloomberg LP et al


Case Number

1:11-cv-07514

Court

New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Americans with Disabilities - Employment

Judge

Jesse M. Furman

Date Filed

October 24, 2011

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