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  • __ U.S. __ (2014), 13-483, Lane v. Franks

    ... the First Amendment by firing him in retaliation" for testifying against Schmitz. .        \xC2"... be able to speak out freely on such questions without fear of retaliatory dismissal." 391 U.S. ... in an accident report and later giving deposition testimony about his investigation of a fatal car ...

  • 670 F.3d 127 (2nd Cir. 2012), 09-3772-cv(L), Lore v. City of Syracuse

    ... to her reputation as a result of the retaliation. On appeal, the City contends principally that as ... return verdicts with answers to written questions with respect to Lore's claims under § 1983 and ... discrimination, Lore testified in deposition that she was replaced by a male and that Foody ...

  • 746 F.3d 714 (6th Cir. 2014), 13-1640, Laster v. City of Kalamazoo

    ... Plaintiff's race discrimination and retaliation claims. In his Complaint, Plaintiff alleges, ..., as the nonmoving party, must--by deposition, answers to interrogatories, affidavits, and ... while also holding that material questions" of fact remain in dispute as to that issue. .  \xC2"...

  • 585 F.3d 344 (7th Cir. 2009), 08-3094, Long v. Teachers' Retirement System of State of Illinois

    ..., Long believes that she was fired in retaliation for taking leave under the Family and Medical ... that contradicted her previous deposition testimony. Although she has not formally d the issue for review, she implicitly questions the ruling at several points in her brief and ...

  • 805 F.3d 59 (2nd Cir. 2015), 14-1469-cv, Chen v. The City Univ. of N.Y.

    ... tutor as the front line for academic questions or learning problems. . Maximum use of my ...         As for the federal retaliation claim against CUNY, the court again assumed that ... to describe Lesen's instructions in a deposition, Chen made no mention of Lesen allowing ...

  • 839 F.3d 556 (7th Cir. 2016), 13-3788, Lord v. High Voltage Software, Inc.

    Lord claims that he was sexually harassed by male coworkers at High Voltage Software, and that High Voltage fired him for complaining about it. Co-workers had teased him about the “audio bug” whenever a particular female coworker appeared. After Lord complained and was moved to another group, another coworker touched Lord on the buttocks four times and was fired for that behavior. High Voltage...

    ... hostile work environment and retaliation failed as a matter. of law. The judge ... Page 565. . . Lord questions the company's judgment that it was ". ... deposition testimony and the written personnel report. ...

  • 843 F.3d 1295 (11th Cir. 2016), 15-14595, Furcron v. Mail Centers Plus, LLC

    Plaintiff-appellant Myra Furcron appealed the grant of summary judgment in favor of Mails Centers Plus, LLC (“MCP”) on Furcron’s claims of sexual harassment and retaliation. In addressing Furcron’s sexual harassment claim, the district court found that Furcron failed to produce sufficient evidence that the alleged harassment was based on sex. On the retaliation claim, the district court found...

    ... retaliation. In addressing Furcron's sexual harassment. ...In Furcron's deposition,. however, she testified that she did not ... evidentiary questions are fact based inquiries, to be. determined ...

  • 786 F.3d 559 (7th Cir. 2015), 13-1934, Castro v. DeVry Univ., Inc.

    Castro, Brooks, and Florez sued their former employer, DeVry University, under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, alleging that DeVry retaliated against them by terminating their employment for complaining about their supervisor’s racially and ethnically derogatory remarks. DeVry transferred the supervisor three months after plaintiffs complained. After that, he neither supervised plaintiffs nor...

    ... judgment to DeVry on all three retaliation claims. .          We affirm the ...Florez acknowledged during his deposition that there was a " blow-up" between Strauss and ... judgment is not a tool for deciding questions of credibility. See Bank of Illinois , 75 F.3d ...

  • 429 F.3d 325 (1st Cir. 2005), 05-1308, Colburn v. Parker Hannifin/Nichols Portland Div.

    ... his employer, Nichols, fired him in retaliation for his having taken leave protected under the ...At his deposition, however, he never testified that he had told ... has given clear answers to unambiguous questions, he cannot create a conflict and resist summary ...

  • 743 F.3d 11 (2nd Cir. 2012), 11-762-cv, Rivera v. Rochester Genesee Reg'l Transp. Auth.

    ...-appellant Rivera's claims of retaliation. .           CHRISTINA A. AGOLA, ... f***, there is Taco Bell." During his deposition, Talton confirmed that Folino openly referred to ... a decision and order answering the questions posed by this Court. After reviewing submissions ...

  • 657 F.3d 625 (7th Cir. 2011), 10-1418, O'Leary v. Accretive Health, Inc.

    ... contending that he was fired in retaliation for opposing what he believed to be sexually and ...'s testimony at the cited pages of his deposition do not purport to deny this.) Indeed, Tsokolas ...O'Leary questions the veracity of Tolan and Deffarges in ...

  • 740 F.3d 785 (1st Cir. 2014), 13-1609, Pina v. Children's Place

    ... of employment discrimination and retaliation, Pina asserts that she was fired, harassed, and ...          According to her deposition testimony, Pina believes that she mentioned only ... courts seldom intervene in discovery questions" and that . . " [t]he standard of review in ...

  • 628 F.3d 1270 (11th Cir. 2010), 07-14077, Norelus v. Denny's, Inc.

    ... attempted changes to their client's deposition testimony, which was the sole source of ... claims of sexual harassment, retaliation, battery, unequal pay, invasion of privacy, ... answered " No" or " Never" to those questions.          One of those witnesses was a ...

  • 523 U.S. 574 (1998), 96-827, Crawford-El v. Britton

    ... with preventing discovery, such questions are most frequently and effectively resolved by ..., and because the First Amendment retaliation claim did not allege "direct evidence of ... [the Federal Rules] on the number of depositions and interrogatories and may also limit the length ...

  • 757 F.3d 497 (6th Cir. 2014), 13-6186/13-6231, Montell v. Diversified Clinical Services, Inc.

    ... of emotional distress (" IIED" ), 1 retaliation, and negligent hiring, supervision, and ...deposition testimony, on Thursday, May 19, 2011, Montell ... these calls actually occurred are questions of fact on which there is conflicting evidence in ...

  • 609 F.3d 537 (2nd Cir. 2010), 09-1859-cv, Kaytor v. Electric Boat Corp.

    ..., were gender-related, or were retaliation for her protests against sexual harassment. On ..., taken largely from Kaytor's deposition testimony in the present action (" Kaytor Dep." ) ...          When " asked specific questions regarding the allegations made by Kaytor" (EB ...

  • 709 F.3d 181 (3rd Cir. 2013), 11-2990, Montone v. City of Jersey City

    ... City Police Chief Robert Troy of retaliation for exercise of First Amendment rights and ...       A number of witnesses gave deposition testimony in support of plaintiffs' theory . ...; whether the complaint raises concrete questions, rather than abstract ones that are better suited ...

  • 710 F.3d 1049 (9th Cir. 2013), 11-55213, Ellins v. City of Sierra Madre

    ... Diaz's delay was unconstitutional retaliation for the exercise of his First Amendment rights. ...." Ellins echoed that contention in his deposition testimony, asserting that the no-confidence vote ... for doing so, are entirely questions of fact. Eng, 552 F.3d at 1072; see also ...

  • 782 F.3d 753 (6th Cir. 2015), 12-2484, EEOC v. Ford Motor Co.

    Harris, a Ford Motor Company employee had irritable bowel syndrome. Ford initially tried to accommodate Harris, allowing telecommuting. After three attempts failed, Ford denied her request to work from home on an as-needed basis, up to four days per week, deeming regular and predictable on-site attendance essential to Harris’s highly interactive job. Harris had placed in the bottom 22% of her...

    ..., claiming that it represented retaliation by Ford for her filing of the discrimination ...The relevant questions in this case are therefore whether physical ... ), a plan that Harris testified in her deposition was in part designed for her to fail; and ...

  • 665 F.3d 741 (6th Cir. 2012), 09-6348, Bobo v. United Parcel Service, Inc.

    ...(UPS) on Bobo's discrimination and retaliation claims brought under the Uniformed Services ...During deposition, Bobo's attorney confronted Cowan with Morton's ... first time during his deposition raised questions he would want answered.          Cowan ...

  • 602 F.3d 320 (5th Cir. 2010), 08-11115, Smith v. Xerox Corp.

    ... that Xerox terminated Smith in retaliation for her filing a complaint with the Equal ... review her personnel file prior to his deposition in this case. She further asserts that Xerox ... case is disputed, we must resolve both questions. 37 Desert Palace, 539 U.S. at 98-99, 123 ...

  • 768 F.3d 843 (9th Cir. 2014), 12-56348, Ollier v. Sweetwater Union High School District

    ... in athletic programs; and (3) retaliation. .          The panel held that ... that " the mere mention of a name in a deposition is insufficient" to notify Plaintiffs that ... court's fact-finding on standing questions for clear error. See In re ATM Fee Antitrust ...

  • 217 F.3d 621 (8th Cir. 2000), 99-2769, Stuart v. General Motors Corp.

    ... a sexually hostile work environment, retaliation by discipline, 3 and retaliation by termination ... compel GMC to answer certain discovery questions".         II. BACKGROUND.        \xC2"...         In a deposition taken on January 15, 1999, Andrews testified he ...

  • 442 F.3d 1112 (8th Cir. 2006), 04-3345, Wallace v. DTG Operations, Inc.

    ...Because we find outstanding questions of material fact regarding the issue of ...Also, Mr. Duffy stated in his deposition that Ms. Wallace reported the incidents to an ... necessity rather than as an act of retaliation.         To further refute the ...

  • 666 F.3d 1344 (D.C. Cir. 2012), 10-5419, Hamilton v. Geithner

    ... established a prima facie case of retaliation, we remand that claim for further proceedings ..., Hamilton's declaration, and Burrell's deposition testimony. According to the position description, ... he wrote that Hamilton " [r]estated questions; thinks through answers," an observation that a ...