Labor: Employment Litigation in Three Major Industries

In recent years, many companies in the pharmaceutical, financial services and retail industries, to name a few, have been tagged with the same type of wage-hour and discrimination class actions and governmental investigations.

Financial services industry: For years, the financial services industry in general and brokerage companies in particular have struggled with discrimination and harassment claims by women and other minorities asserting that these companies operated with an "old boys" network and tolerated "fraternity house" behavior by its white male employees.

Paul E. Starkman

Paul Starkman is one of the leaders of the labor and employment law practice group at Pedersen & Houpt.

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