Ex-Watson Manager Says Homophobia Concerns Led To Firing

Law360, New York (May 22, 2013, 7:57 PM EDT) -- A former Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc. manager alleged Monday in New Jersey court that he was fired for protesting homophobic and sexist comments by another employee who later told superiors the manager had acted inappropriately on a business trip during which he visited gay bars.

Christopher Cassarino, a onetime manager of sales training and development for Watson, now known as Actavis Inc., was purportedly fired because of inappropriate behavior during a company trip to Atlanta in March, but his complaint in Morris County Superior Court says that...
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