Tag Archives: retaliation

May 13, 2014 4th Circuit published opinions

Boyer-Liberto v Fontainebleau Corporation Liberto sued corporation for race discrimination and retaliation based on two incidents of racial slurs by a coworker. The district court excluded certain interrogatory answers by Liberto and granted summary judgment to Corporation. The panel affirmed … Continue reading

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May 12, 2014 4th Circuit published opinion

Feldman v Law Enforcement Associates Corporation Feldman sued Corporation alleging retaliation for whistle blowing under 18 USC 1514A. The district court granted summary judgment to Corporation. The panel affirmed. It first held that the district court had jurisdiction over the … Continue reading

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March 11, 2014 4th Circuit published opinions

Barton v House of Raeford Farms, Incorporated Barton and other employees sued farms alleging wage and retaliation claims. The district court granted summary judgment to Farms on the federal wage claim and a jury found in favor of several plaintiffs … Continue reading

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June 24, 2013 United States Supreme Court opinions

Vance v Ball State Uuniversity Vance sued for face discrimination arguing her harasser was a supervisor. The district court ruled the alleged harasser did not have authority to hire, fire or otherwise make tangible employment decisions against Vance and granted … Continue reading

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March 21, 2013 4th Circuit published opinions

Glynn v Edo Corporation Glynn sued Edo alleging False Claim Act retaliation based on his termination after he reported suspected fraud at the military contractor. The district court dismissed his claim. The panel affirmed. It held that Glynn’s internal and … Continue reading

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March 15, 2013 4th Circuit published opinions

Calvary Christian Center v City of Fredericksburg, Virginia Center moved to amend its complaint after the district court dismissed the case. The district court denied the motion and denied a motion to reconsider. The panel affirmed. Because the original complaint … Continue reading

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1/26 and 1/27 Fourth Circuit Opinions

Minor v. Bostwick Laboratories Intracompany oral complaints that satisfy the Kasten standard trigger antiretaliation provisions of Fair Labor Standards Act: US v. Gaines Suppression order affirmed. Assault on officers after illegal pull over of car and search of passenger was … Continue reading

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