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Brief for the Plaintiff-Appellant Lucas Rosa in the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit Lucas Rosa v. Park West Bank and Trust Company on Appeal from the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts

15 Pages Posted: 15 Dec 2011 Last revised: 28 Dec 2011

Jennifer Levi

Western New England University School of Law

Mary L Bonauto

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Date Written: December 15, 2001

Abstract

This is the brief for the Plaintiff-Appellant Lucas Rosa v. Park West Bank and Trust Company in the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit. This appeal is from a Final Judgment, entered October 18, 1999, that disposed of all claims in the case. This case involves an action brought pursuant to the Equal Credit Opportunity Act and Massachusetts statutes forbidding discrimination in places of public accommodation, and credit, against a bank for refusing to issue and accept a loan application from a bank customer because of the customer's sex.

Keywords: Lucas Rosa v. Park West Bank and Trust Company, discrimination, bank, gender, sex, Equal Credit Opportunity Act, ECOA, civil rights and discrimination

Suggested Citation

Levi, Jennifer and Bonauto, Mary L, Brief for the Plaintiff-Appellant Lucas Rosa in the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit Lucas Rosa v. Park West Bank and Trust Company on Appeal from the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts (December 15, 2001). Michigan Journal of Gender & Law, Vol. 7, p. 147, 2001. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1972945

Jennifer Levi (Contact Author)

Western New England University School of Law ( email )

1215 Wilbraham Road
Springfield, MA 01119
United States

Mary L Bonauto

affiliation not provided to SSRN ( email )

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