Forest Labs Says 3rd $100M Sex Bias Complaint Still Flawed

Law360, New York (April 30, 2013, 3:38 PM EDT) -- Forest Laboratories Inc. urged a New York federal court to toss most of a $100 million putative class and collective action accusing the drugmaker of sweeping discrimination against female employees, arguing that the plaintiffs' most recent complaint made superficial changes to their claims without fixing fatal flaws. 

All of the class and collective action counts in the second amended complaint filed by ex-Forest worker Megan Barrett and her fellow plaintiffs in March fail as a matter of law, Forest said Monday, adding that the plaintiffs hadn't...
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Case Information

Case Title

Barrett et al v. Forest Laboratories, Inc. et al

Case Number



New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs


Ronnie Abrams

Date Filed

July 5, 2012

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