SAN FRANCISCO — A federal judge in San Jose has ordered a Southern California attorney to pay up for making a sexist remark to a female attorney during a deposition.
Peter Bertling of Santa Barbara’s Bertling & Clausen told opposing counsel that it wasn’t “becoming of a woman” to raise her voice at him during a contentious expert deposition in October in a wrongful death suit.
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