David I. Brody quoted in Boston Globe on gender discrimination claims

October 29, 2019

David I. Brody, associate in the firm’s Employment Department, was quoted in the Boston Globe on employment discrimination claims in the #MeToo era. The article, “Arbitrator awards $1.6m to ex-UBS financial adviser for gender discrimination,” was published on October 28th.

From the article:

Awards for employment discrimination claims have been rising in Massachusetts in the #MeToo era, said David Brody, an employment lawyer at Sherin and Lodgen. Juries have been awarding punitive damages — to punish wrongdoers — more frequently and in higher amounts, he said, including a $3 million ruling in 2018 for a female employee of a Norwood car dealership who experienced gender discrimination and sexual harassment.