In an action alleging interference with plaintiff's application for workers' compensation benefits, summary judgment for defendant is affirmed where: 1) plaintiff waived her Title VII claim by appealing her claim before the Merit Systems Protection Board to the Federal Circuit; and 2) plaintiff could not be subjected to a hostile work environment where all of the alleged conduct occurred after she left the workplace.
Argued: May 14, 2009
Decided: August 18, 2009
Opinion by Judge Gregory
Lauren Anne Wetzler, Office of the United States Attorney, Alexandria, VA