Ex-Bloomberg TV Director Asks 2nd Circ. To Revive Bias Suit

Law360, New York (January 4, 2013, 7:08 PM EST) -- A former managing director in Bloomberg LP's television department urged the Second Circuit on Wednesday to overturn the dismissal of his sexual orientation discrimination suit, disputing a lower court’s ruling that his employment contract requires his case to be tried in England.

Brian Anthony Martinez, who now lives in New York but previously worked in Bloomberg's London offices, argues that the Americans with Disabilities Act allows him to file his claim in U.S. federal court, despite a forum selection clause in his contract with Bloomberg. Because...
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