Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Raymond P. Bolanos, Redwood City, CA, for the appellant.
David Fallek; Alfred Pfeiffer, Jr., Neha Nissen, Bingham McCutchen LLP, San Francisco, CA, for the appellee.
Before: TASHIMA, THOMAS, and SILVERMAN, Circuit Judges.
United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.
THOMAS, Circuit Judge:
In this appeal, we consider the question, inter alia, of whether a corporation has standing to commence an action under 42 U.S.C. § 1981. We hold that if a corporation either suffers discrimination harm cognizable under § 1981, or has acquired an imputed racial identity, it is sufficiently within the statutory zone of interest to have prudential standing to bring an action under § 1981. We affirm the judgment of the district...
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