• U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
  • 11-5113-cv(L)
  • Before: Newman, Winter, and Pooler, C.JJ.
  • For Plaintiff: For Appellee: Thomas E. Perez, Dennis J. Dimsey, Holly A. Thomas, United States Department of Justice, Washington, D.C., On the Brief, Lisa J. Stark, United States Department of Justice, Washington, D.C. For Plaintiffs-Appellees-Cross-Appellants: Center For Constitutional Rights, New York, NY; Scott + Scott LLP, New York, NY, on the Brief, Richard A. Levy, Levy Ratner, P.C., New York, NY. For Appellants-Cross-Appellees: Michael A. Cardozo, Corporation Counsel of the City of New York, Alan G. Krams, Asst. Corporation Counsel, New York, New York, N.Y., on the Brief, Deborah A. Brenner, Asst. Corporation, Counsel, New York, NY.
  • For Defendant: For: Amicus Curiae Merit Matters, Inc., In Support of Appellants-Cross-Appellees, Keith M. Sullivan, Sullivan & Galleshaw, LLP, Queens, NY. For Amicus Curiae International Association of Black Professional Firefighter and Black Chief Officers Committee, In Support of Plaintiffs-Appellees-Cross-Appellants.: Lawrence S. Lustberg, Alicia L. Bannon, Gibbons P.C., Newark, NJ. For Amicus Curiae American Values Institute, In Support of Plaintiffs — Intervenors-Appellees.: Rachel Godsil, Kathryn Pearson, Jon Romberg, Andrew Van Houter, Seton Hall University School of Law, Center For Social Justice, Newark, NJ. For Amicus Curiae NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund, Inc., In Support of Appellees.: Renika C. Moore, Debo P. Adegbile, Elise C Boddie, Johnathan J. Smith, Ria A. Tabacco, NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc., New York, NY; Joshua Civin, Washington, D.C.
Circuit Reverses Intentional Bias Finding in City Firefighter Hiring