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Diddy Accused of 1991 Sexual Assault of College Student in New Lawsuit This case is being handled by discrimination attorney Michelle Caiola, Partner.

Who Is Joi Dickerson-Neal? Sean 'Diddy' Combs Accuser This case is being handled by discrimination attorney Michelle Caiola, Partner.

Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs faces new allegations he drugged and raped a woman in 1991 and filmed the attack. This case is being handled by employment discrimination attorney Michelle Caiola, Partner.

Sean Combs Faces Third Sexual Assault Lawsuit – Update. This case is being handled by employment discrimination attorney Michelle Caiola, Partner.

Lion King tour actor sues Disney units for paternity-leave discrimination. This case is being handled by discrimination attorney Greg Calliste, a Partner at Phillips & Associates.

‘Lion King’ Actor Claims Disney Fired Him After He Reported Sexual Harassment And Took Paternity Leave. This case is being handled by discrimination attorney Greg Calliste, a Partner at Phillips & Associates.

Breaking Down Legal Challenge to Biden Vaccine Mandate for Businesses.

Black Law School Grad Sues City, Alleging He Was Sidelined at Criminal Justice Office on Account of Race. This case is being handled by our long Island employment Attorney, Joshua Friedman.

Ex-Sobo Atty Watched Porn Of Himself At Work, Suit Says. This case is being handled by New York Sexual Harassment Attorney, Brittany Stevens.

Former Target employee files discrimination suit. 09-14-2019

In Dueling Lawsuits, Ross Bleckner and Former Assistant Trade Accusations of Extortion, Sexual Misconduct This case is being handled by New York Employment Lawyers, Greg Kirschenbaum. 11-16-2018

Parks Department ex-con keeps job despite more sex misconduct claims. This case is being handled by Phillips & Associates Employment Lawyers,  Brittany Stevens. 07-14-2018

NKF broker accused of sexual harassment by fired administrative assistant. 07-13-2018

Silvia Stanciu, one of the New York City employment lawyers at Phillips & Associates, was interviewed about workplace age discrimination by Downtown Magazine.

Lawyer Monthly recently profiled William K. Phillips, our firm's founder and a renowned New York City employment lawyer.

Downtown Magazine recently interviewed New York City employment attorney Bryan Arce, a member of Phillips & Associates, about sexual harassment.

Homeless shelter covers up assaults, drug deals, theft: suit. This whistleblower case is being handling by David Schwartz, one of our employment attorneys. 4-19-2018.

City inspector claims boss regularly groped his butt. This case is being handled by our Long Island sexual harassment lawyer. 3-31-2018.

Long Island volunteer ambulance service hit with suit over sexually explicit gingerbread house. This case is being handled by Greg Calliste, one of our sexual harassment attorneys in New York. 01-16-2018

I wasn't hired because I wear a headscarf: lawsuit. 12-19-2017

Sanitation worker treated like garbage over Middle Eastern DNA. This case is being handled by Brittney Stevens, one of our discrimination attorneys. 12-06-2017

Woman sexually assaulted and 'humiliated' during massage at Brooklyn spa, lawsuit says. This case is being handled by Brittany Stevens, one of our sexual harassment attorneys. 05-01-2017

Ron Burkle Sued for Racial Discrimination by Model Agent. This case is being handled by Silvia Stanciu, one of our discrimination attorneys. 04-27-2017

Court Denies Defendants' Motion for Summary Judgment Dismissing Plaintiff's Claim of Bonanza Productions' Vicarious Liability for Discrimination Based on Plaintiff's Sexual Orientation 01-27-2017

Woman Says Skechers Fired her Because she was Pregnant. 11-20-2016

Woman out of job After Speaking out Against Handsy Boss: Suit. 07-24-2016

EXCLUSIVE: Former MTA staffer claims co-worker harassed her for not being ‘black enough,’ then was fired for complaining about it 06-07-2016

Phillips & Associates Attends the Trial Lawyers Summit

NYPD cop: I was Suspended for Confronting Racist Superior. 12-07-2015

Hotel Bar Workers Say They Were Called 'Taliban' In Bias Suit 12-09-2015

This case is being handled by Nicole Welch, one of our New York discrimination attorneys. Transgender woman claims harassment by CVS employees in Queens, receives $50 gift card from corporate: suit 11-17-2015

A discrimination attorney with Phillips & Associates represented the plaintiff 08-03-2015

Woman sues after being ‘mothered by boss’ 07-26-2015

Gyms for the One Percent 04-14-2015

Gym exclusively for high-paying renters may be discriminatory 04-03-2015

Surgical technician claims gender bias in delivery room: lawsuit 03-29-2015

Unique Thrift Faces Pregnancy Discrimination Lawsuit 03-20-2015

Phillips & Associates: Plaintiff Awarded $250,000 for Disability Discrimination and Retaliation 12-03-2014

Dive-bar owner who ‘preyed on’ barmaids hit with lawsuit 11-11-2014

'Bubble, bubble': Pastry worker claims sexual harassment after chef at New York Palace Hotel taps his lips 09-04-2014

Man says he wasn’t hired at eye doctor’s because he’s a man 08-03-2014

Rossville teacher claims in lawsuit he was harassed for being gay 07-18-2014

Queens man wins $40,000 after sexual harassment suit against female boss 04-13-2014

Houston Rockets taunted server with anti-gay slurs: suit 04-01-2014

Houston Rockets players harassed gay Brooklyn catering worker, suit says 04-01-2014

Laid-off buffet workers suing Resorts World 03-27-2014

Worker alleges he was sacked for complaining about asbestos exposure at hospital on Staten Island 02-26-2014

Wagner coach canned assistant because she was bi-polar: suit 11-22-2013

Bronx woman Theresa Seignious claims boss sexually harassed her 09-13-2013

Federal jury rules N-Word not a term of endearment among blacks 09-03-2013

Federal jury rejects ‘N-word’ among blacks in workplace 09-03-2013

Rev. tried to sin with me 08-19-2013

Phillips & Associates Has Moved to New Offices 07-08-13

Upper East Side Resident Says She Was Evicted Because of Cancer 02-06-2013

Lawsuit: Cancer survivor claims landlord evicted her over illness 02-05-2013

Heatheran Kristopher Claims Landlord Evicted Her From UES Apartment Because She Had Cancer 02-05-2013

Fired LaG whistle-blower slaps back at PA 10-06-2012

Boss made me abort: lawsuit 01-01-2012

Filipino housekeeper claims Leonard Blavatnik won’t hire her because of her ethnicity 11-21-2011

Da Silvano Owner Accused Of Repeated Unwanted Groping 11-19-2011

Da Silvano owner accused of groping parking-garage manager 11-19-2011

Greek shipping magnate, 74, 'chased employee, 24, around office naked and forced his tongue in her mouth' 10-30-2011

Suit: Naked, randy boss chased me 10-30-2011

Ex-Con's "Claw-Suit" 07-06-2011

Apple Store Discrimination Case (Video) 05-27-2011

Apple Sued Over Alleged Racial Discrimination 05-26-2011

Racial Discrimination at the Apple Store 05-26-2011

Rikers Officer Files Suit for Harassment 04-17-2011

Female Rikers Guard Sue 04-15-2011

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