Reps For Auriemma, USA Basketball Withdraw Motions To Dismiss

The ongoing employment discrimination lawsuit filed by NBA security official Kelley Hardwick against UConn coach Geno Auriemma, USA Basketball and the NBA went another round today when attorneys for Auriemma and USA Basketball withdrew their respective motions to dismiss.

The attorneys now have until Dec. 11 to respond to the amended complaint that was filed by Hardwick’s attorney’s Oct. 24. In the amended complaint, Hardwick, who was part of the security detail for the U.S. Men’s National Team at the London Games in August, alleges that she was “subjected to a hostile work environment and a verbal assault by Auriemma and other acts meant to intimidate and retaliate against her’’ for originally filing the lawsuit.

Here is the link to the latest motion