Cases & Deals

Knight-Ridder obtains summary judgment in race discrimination and retaliation case under Title VII

Clients Knight-Ridder, Inc., Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

On behalf of Knight-Ridder, Inc., Columbus Ledger-Enquirer, Jones Day provided representation in litigation matter. A white former employee sued employer and its parent company under Title VII for race discrimination and retaliation, alleging that she was constructively discharged from her job of local news editor for newspaper. Jones Day won summary judgment for defendants on all claims.

Judy Wehunt v. R.W. Page Corp. d/b/a Columbus Ledger-Enquirer and Knight-Ridder, Inc., 352 F. Supp. 2d 1342 (M.D. Ga. 2004)