Re: Matthew Roberson v. Community Bank, etc. (KC068904)

DEMURRER TO COMPLAINT; MOTION TO STRIKE PORTIONS OF PLAINTIFF’S COMPLAINT

Moving Party: Defendant Community Bank

Respondent: No timely opposition filed (due 3/8/17)

POS: Moving OK

Plaintiff, a Caucasian male, is the former First Vice President—Senior Relationship Manager Team Leader for Defendant Community Bank (“CB”). CB’s Senior Vice President, Wanda Jones (“Jones”), is female and African-American. Plaintiff claims that Jones did not like that plaintiff was “thriving” within CB and making more money than her and so, with the assistance of a departing colleague, concocted a scheme to terminate his employment based on false claims of sexual harassment. Plaintiff further claims that he was defamed, post-termination, when Jones and other CB managers allegedly informed other banks and plaintiff’s customers that his employment had been terminated for sexual ha........