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Case: Discrimination/Sex Discrimination (E.D. Pa.)

Sept. 22, 2022, 3:18 AM

Alliance Pharma Inc. is entitled to summary judgment on a female sample coordinator’s claim of sex discrimination in violation of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 alleging that she was denied a raise because she is a mother with young children, a federal court in Pennsylvania ruled. The court stated that her supervisor’s alleged comments about her children and his comparison of her to a table, although distasteful, don’t have such blatant discriminatory connotations as to qualify as direct evidence for a reasonable jury to find sex discrimination. Further, she failed to show that any similarly situated ...