BOK Financial Loses Sanctions Bid In Bias Class Action

Law360, New York (April 22, 2013, 10:59 PM EDT) -- A federal judge in New Mexico refused Friday to impose sanctions against a former BOK Financial Corp. employee for allegedly withholding documents as part of a proposed civil rights class action she and two other female employees filed against the company, pointing out that one of the documents BOK demanded might be protected by attorney-client privilege while the other might not exist.

U.S. Magistrate Judge Lorenzo Garcia did, however, give ex-employee Elizabeth Morantes, who is represented by the U.S. Equal Opportunity Employment Commission as well as...
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