Fried Frank Slips Ex-Secretary's Age Bias Claims

Law360, Los Angeles (March 29, 2012, 7:02 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge last week threw out a former Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP secretary’s lawsuit claiming the firm fired her in a 2008 round of layoffs because of her age, saying there was no evidence of discrimination.

U.S. District Judge Deborah A. Batts granted summary judgment for Fried Frank on March 23, finding that 60-year old former employee Judith Cuttler had no support for her claims that the firm considered her age when it fired her alongside eight other floater secretaries...
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