$215M Gender Bias Lawsuit Settlement Against Goldman Sachs

A $215 million settlement has been filed in a recent class action case against Goldman Sachs. The plaintiffs allege a comprehensive bias against women with regards to pay and promotions. The plaintiffs in this case consist of 2,887 female vice presidents and associates both current and former employees, all of whom worked in investment banking, investment management and securities. After legal fees and costs, each employee involved in this class action could receive a payout of approximately $47,000.

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Steve Larson

An experienced trial lawyer who handles both hourly and contingent fee cases, Steve has expertise in class actions, environmental clean-up litigation, antitrust litigation, securities litigation, corporate disputes, intellectual property disputes, unfair competition claims, and disputes involving family wealth. Steve regularly represents individuals and businesses in federal and state court and has obtained class-wide recovery in multiple class actions. A veteran practitioner, Steve’s clients value his creative approach to resolving complex litigation matters.


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