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2nd Circ. Finds No Bias In Erie Project Contractor Termination

Law360 (August 17, 2018, 6:44 PM EDT) -- The Second Circuit on Friday upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit over the termination of a female contractor’s involvement in a harbor construction project in Buffalo, saying she failed to prove the decision to pull the contract was part of a gender-based conspiracy orchestrated by Empire State Development Corp. and others associated with the project, including a law firm.

In a summary order, a three-judge panel rejected arguments by Rosanne DiPizio and Dreamco Development Corp. that the termination of her contract for a phase of the...
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Case Information

Case Title

DiPizio v. Empire State Development Corp

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Appellate - 2nd Circuit

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Date Filed

October 16, 2017

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