Jaffe & Asher Employee's Sexual Harassment Claims Advance

Law360, New York (February 19, 2014, 2:40 PM EST) -- A New York federal judge on Wednesday nudged along a Jaffe & Asher LLP worker's discrimination suit against the firm, cautioning attorneys to expeditiously resolve any discovery disputes surrounding the alleged domestic violence and sexual harassment incidents central to the case.

U.S. District Judge Katherine Polk Failla budgeted four months for fact discovery at a hearing in Manhattan federal court, having preserved Jaffe & Asher information technology worker Katherine Pryor's claims for hostile work environment and constructive discharge in an opinion last month.

Pryor alleges that...
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