2nd Circ. Revives Credit Agricole Cheuvreux Sex Bias Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (April 26, 2013, 4:15 PM EDT) -- The Second Circuit on Friday revived claims of gender discrimination and retaliation against equity broker Credit Agricole Cheuvreux North America Inc., finding the claims triable under the New York City Human Rights Law.

The appellate court's ruling vacates a July 2011 decision in the suit brought by a woman who claimed her supervisor ran the office like a "boys' club," propositioned her for sex and fired her for rejecting him. In 2011, U.S. District Judge Deborah A. Batts granted Cheuvreux's motion for summary judgment, saying plaintiff Renee...
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Case Information

Case Title

Mihalik v. Credit Agricole Cheuvreux North America, Inc.

Case Number



New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs


Deborah A. Batts

Date Filed

February 11, 2009

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