Electrician's Sex Bias Suit Can Proceed: 9th Circuit

Law360, New York (March 31, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- An appellate judge ruled on Friday that a female employee of Team Electric Co. could proceed with a lawsuit alleging that she was treated unfairly and fired in retaliation when she complained, overturning an earlier decision by a district court.

Judge Stephen Reinhardt of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit said that the U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon erred when it granted summary judgment to the electrical service company against its former employee Christie Davis, and he remanded the case...
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