Skydiver's Estate Tells 2nd Circ. Sex Bias Claims Not Waived

Law360, New York (August 10, 2017, 8:03 PM EDT) -- The estate of a deceased gay skydiving instructor on Wednesday pushed back in a Second Circuit en banc rehearing against a skydiving school’s bid to dismiss the instructor’s sex bias case, saying sex discrimination claims have not been waived.

In a reply brief asking the court to remand the dispute to district court, Donald Zarda’s estate rebuffed Skydive Long Island’s July 28 argument that the Second Circuit should dismiss the suit because Zarda had told the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission he was not claiming sexual...
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Case Title

Zarda v. Altitude Express, Inc.

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Appellate - 2nd Circuit

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Date Filed

November 20, 2015

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