Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young advised Temple University on the deal.
Temple University obtained a significant win in Branch v. Temple Univ., et al. The matter involved a Plaintiff, who brought race claims under Section 1981 and Title VII for his discipline and termination against Temple and two individual defendants. The Plaintiff also claimed a violation of his FMLA rights and retaliation under all of the statutes. The trial involved over 15 witnesses and over 200 documentary and video exhibits. The Stradley litigation team had five days of trial, and the jury deliberated for six hours before returning a complete defense verdict on all counts.
The Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young team included Danielle Banks (Picture), Adam D. Brown, Chelsea Biemiller and Melissa L. Perry.
Involved fees earner: Danielle Banks – Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young; Chelsea Biemiller – Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young; Adam Brown – Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young; Melissa Perry – Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young;
Law Firms: Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young;
Clients: Temple University;