Reuters Beats Salesman's Age Bias Suit At 2nd Circ.

Law360, New York (November 1, 2013, 6:46 PM EDT) -- The Second Circuit on Friday threw out a former Thomson Reuters senior sales representative’s age and disability bias suit, saying he had failed to show any discrimination by the media company.

The Second Circuit affirmed a lower court decision finding that former Reuters salesman Charles F. McGrath Jr. was fired in November 2009 due to poor performance and his failure to come back from a medical leave, rejecting his claim that Reuters had fired him because of his age and a series of medical problems he...
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McGrath, Jr. v. Reuters


Case Number

12-2857

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Appellate - 2nd Circuit

Nature of Suit

3442 CIVIL RIGHTS-Jobs

Date Filed

July 12, 2012

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