Columbia Prof Now Seeking $30M In Harassment Suit

By Kelly Knaub (July 8, 2016, 10:19 PM EDT) -- A Columbia University professor who sued the institution for $20 million in March alleging it retaliated against her for reporting sexual harassment by a senior colleague filed an amended complaint in New York federal court Friday, upping the damages to $30 million and adding the accused harasser as a defendant.

Plaintiff Enrichetta Ravina filed an amended complaint in New York's Southern District seeking damages of more than $30 million for front pay, back pay, compensatory damages, punitive damages, and attorneys' fees, and added Geert Bekaert, a tenured professor of finance and economics at the Columbia Business School, as a defendant, accusing...

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