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The Top Gear producer Who got punched by Jeremy Clarkson this year, is suing him.
Clarkson was sacked by the BBC in March after it was revealed he'd attacked Oisin Tymon during a row over a hot meal.
Tymon is now suing Clarkson and the broadcasting corporation for racial discrimination.
The case centres on the "verbal abuse'' that is alleged to have accompanied the physical attack.
It was previously claimed that Clarkson called
The producer Claims the former Top Gear Host called him a "lazy Irish dick" during the fracas.
The law firm Slater & Gordon have confirmed that they've been engaged by the producer.
BBC said in a statement that the will be responding to this claim, but will not be commenting further at this time.
Shortly after the incident BBC launched an internal inquiry.
The incident took place at a hotel in Yorkshire when Clarkson was told there was no hot food available following a day of filming - and BBC Scotland director Ken MacQuarrie found that Tymon had be