Beamer v. Herman Chiropractic Center et al.

Matukaitis Law scores another victory for pregnant women in Pennsylvania by defeating employers’ motion for summary judgment on behalf a female chiropractor who alleges she was fired because of her pregnancy and replaced by a male. Court rules female chiropractor’s Title VII sex and pregnancy discrimination claims, Pennsylvania Human Relations Act sex and pregnancy discrimination claims, and breach of contract claims may go to a jury trial. Beamer v. Herman Chiropractic Center, Inc., Nachas, Inc., Jason Herman, Individually, and Larry Herman, Individually, United States District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania, 1:09-cv-02560 (Judge Caldwell) (September 16, 2011).