lawsuit

Mon, Mar 24, 2014, 1:57am

The Southern District Court of New York recently dismissed a lawsuit in 2012 filed by a former Columbia University Medical Center employee alleging religious and age discrimination.

Wed, Mar 12, 2014, 3:36am

E.E. Cruz & Co. and Nicholson Construction Company, subcontractors for the Manhattanville expansion, are suing Lend Lease Construction, a general contractor for the expansion, for $23.6 million.

Mon, Oct 21, 2013, 7:35pm

A judge dismissed a lawsuit filed by Journalism School professor Sylvia Nasar that alleged that the University owed her more than $900,000 from a compensation package on Thursday.

Tue, Sep 17, 2013, 11:27pm

The family of Ronald O. Perelman, one of Manhattanville’s largest donors, is engaged in some multimillion dollar courtroom drama.

Mon, Aug 19, 2013, 1:58pm

A lawsuit accusing Columbia of involuntarily committing a student to St. Luke's Hospital for 30 days after he called his Spanish teacher a ‘bitch’ has been dismissed—but the student plans to re-file the suit.

Wed, Apr 24, 2013, 11:18pm

Rep. Charles Rangel is aiming to overturn his 2010 censure by filing a lawsuit against members of the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Ethics, claiming they suppressed evidence that led to his censure.

Fri, Mar 1, 2013, 2:30am

City Council member Robert Jackson is suing the city and Fairway Market after his wife was injured in a fall at the store’s Manhattanville location in 2010.

Wed, Feb 6, 2013, 2:49am

Salmen Loksen, Moshe Friedman, and Bruce Emmer, former employees of the CUMC Radiation Safety Office, allege that they were fired because of religious and age discrimination, and are suing the University.

Sat, Feb 2, 2013, 10:35am

After cursing at a professor during a Spanish final, former Columbia-Juilliard student Oren Ungerleider was involuntarily committed to St. Luke’s Hospital and kept there against his will for 30 days, according to a lawsuit he filed against the University this month.

Mon, Oct 8, 2012, 1:50am

In its response, Columbia denied most of Ph.D. student Alberto Leguina’s harassment and wrongful termination claim, as both sides prepare for a trial scheduled to begin no later than March.

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