Category: Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)

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EEOC Sues Staffing Company for Sex Discrimination 

EEOC Sues Green JobWorks LLC for Sex Discrimination Staffing Company Excluded Female Workers From Specific Job Assignments…

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EEO-1 Data Collection Deadline Extended to  Monday, October 25, 2021

From the Equal Opportunity Employment Commission (EEOC): EEO-1 Component 1 Data Collection The EEO-1 Component 1 report…

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Justice Department Settles with Georgia-Based Staffing Company to Resolve Immigration-Related Discrimination Claims

Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, May 24, 2021 Justice Department Settles…

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Massachusetts Courts Send Warnings to Employers 

From JDSupra, Richard Glovsky discusses recent decisions and provides excellent guidance for employers to avoid allegations of…

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EEOC Sues Firm for Favoring Less-qualified Hispanic Workers

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission sued a company for favoring less-qualified Hispanic job applicants over all…

Posted in Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) Whistleblower and Retaliation

Safie Specialty Foods to Pay $125,000 to Settle EEOC Sexual Harassment and Retaliation Suit

Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) reports that the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) settled a lawsuit in…

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The EEOC Settles Six-Year-Old Lawsuit Attacking Background Check Policy 

From Lexology, Robert T. Quackenboss and Jessica Knapp Little discuss a recent settlement of claims that a retailer refused to…

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Reliable Staffing to Pay $25,000 and Change Hiring Policy to Resolve EEOC Discrimination Finding

From JDSupra, the Equal Opportunity Employment Commission reports a settlement with a staffing firm that obtained medical…

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Adecco to pay $49,500 in Pennsylvania discrimination suit

Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) reports that Adecco USA Inc. will pay almost $50,000 to settle a disability…

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Massachusetts Enacts Law Prohibiting Discrimination Against Transgendered Individuals 

From JDSupra, Foley Hoag LLP discusses the enactment of the law protecting transgender individuals. Last week, Governor…

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Massachusetts Employers: Protect Your Documents 

From JDSupra, Fisher Phillips provide excellent advice on handling confidential information. Fisher Phillips writes: An important new…

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EEOC Reminds Employers of the Importance of Targeted Screening and Individualized Assessment Processes 

Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. remind employers to follow the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)…