SocGen Defends Arbitral Win In Anti-American Job Bias Row

Law360, New York (December 1, 2016, 5:35 PM EST) -- Societe Generale SA asked a New York federal court Thursday to confirm an arbitral tribunal’s decision against a former energy derivatives executive alleging he was denied a post-merger promotion because of anti-American bias, accusing his lawyers of dealing in hot rhetoric instead of facts.

Adrian Lismore had sued French financial firm SocGen and its energy trading arm in October in a bid to annul the arbitral award that cleared his former employer of wrongdoing, saying tribunal chair Susan Mackenzie made several unfair rulings against him and...
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