Former Playboy Veep's $1M Bonus Pool Suit Gets Trimmed

Law360, New York (April 26, 2013, 1:50 PM EDT) -- Playboy Enterprises Inc. convinced a California federal judge Wednesday to cut claims from a former vice president's suit accusing it of terminating her for blowing the whistle on company executives' push for a $1 million bonus pool by skirting internal accounting controls.

U.S. District Judge Margaret Morrow partly granted the magazine publisher's bid to upend certain claims by Catherine Zulfer, a former senior vice president who had worked for the magazine for three decades before she was laid off in 2011.

Zulfer claims the layoff was...
To view the full article, register now.




Case Information

Case Title

Catherine A Zulfer v. Playboy Enterprises Inc et al

Case Number



California Central

Nature of Suit

Labor: Other


Beverly Reid O'Conne

Date Filed

September 25, 2012

Law Firms


Government Agencies

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.