Faruqi Hurt Its Own Rep In Harassment Suit Response: Ex-Atty

Law360, New York (May 3, 2013, 6:19 PM EDT) -- An ex-Faruqi & Faruqi LLP associate accused of hurting the firm's business by filing an allegedly bogus sexual harassment suit against a partner told a New York federal court Friday that the firm had damaged its own reputation through its "reckless" response to her complaint.

Alexandra Marchuk, who alleged in her mid-March lawsuit that F&F partner Juan Monteverde made inappropriate remarks to her and intimidated her into having sex, said the law firm spread the word about her accusations by "aggressively publicizing to the media" its...
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Case Title

Marchuk v. Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP et al


Case Number

1:13-cv-01669

Court

New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs

Judge

Alvin K. Hellerstein

Date Filed

March 13, 2013

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