Judge Allows Bloomberg Bias Case To Proceed

Law360, New York (April 23, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A district court judge has denied a motion by news service Bloomberg LP to dismiss a discrimination case brought by a former employee.

Bloomberg had argued that the case did not meet the filing deadline for discrimination suits set by the Equal Opportunity Employment Commission. But on Tuesday, Judge Gene Pratter of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania disagreed with Bloomberg's interpretation of the regulation and allowed the case to proceed.

The suit was filed by Jayne Cubbage, a black former Bloomberg multimedia producer. She claims that...
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