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Pirtek USA LLC Agrees to Pay $85Okay to Settle Discrimination Lawsuit

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Pirtek USA LLC has settled a $ 85,000 disability discrimination lawsuit. Unfortunately, discrimination in the workplace is common, but agencies and individuals work hard to combat it. Sometimes charges of discrimination become lawsuits and those lawsuits lead to settlement. For example, Pirtek USA LLC, headquartered in Rockledge, Florida, recently agreed to pay $ 85,000 to … Read more

Lawsuit: America’s Finest Accused of Being pregnant Discrimination

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America’s Best Contacts & Eyeglasses, Inc. was recently involved in a pregnancy discrimination lawsuit. America’s Best Contacts & Eyeglasses, Inc. is under fire in a pregnancy discrimination case. According to Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal, the retailer “discriminated against a former employee because of her pregnancy and did not offer her a suitable place to … Read more

Medical Transportation Firm Settles Being pregnant Discrimination Go well with for $162Okay

Medical Transportation Company Settles Pregnancy Discrimination Suit for $162K

American Medical Response Ambulance Service, Inc. (AMR) recently announced that it would resolve a federal pregnancy discrimination lawsuit filed by the EEOC on behalf of one of its paramedics. American Medical Response Ambulance Service, Inc. (AMR), a medical transportation company, recently agreed to resolve a pregnancy discrimination lawsuit filed by the US Equal Employment Opportunity … Read more

NYC Feminine Probation Officers Hit Metropolis with Gender Discrimination Lawsuit

NYC Female Probation Officers Hit City with Gender Discrimination Lawsuit

Discrimination in the workplace is alive and well and continues to stifle the careers of women, people of color and others. Sometimes, however, people who face discrimination have the courage to push back. For example, five female officers who work for the New York Probation Service recently filed a discrimination case in Manhattan federal court … Read more

Androscoggin County Inmate Information Lawsuit Alleging Being pregnant Discrimination

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A former Androscoggin County inmate recently filed a lawsuit against Cumberland County Sheriff Kevin Joyce and five county prison staff. A woman in Androscoggin County is suing Cumberland County Sheriff Kevin Joyce and five county jail officials on charges that she was handcuffed while pregnant and her right to privacy was violated when two county … Read more

AC Transit Settles Being pregnant Discrimination Lawsuit for $340Ok

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A settlement agreement was recently announced between AC Transit and current and former pregnant workers. AC Transit recently agreed to settle a class action lawsuit brought by drivers who alleged the agency violated state law by failing to house female bus drivers when they were pregnant and unable to work. As part of the settlement, … Read more

Norfolk State College Hit with Lawsuit Over Wrongful Termination, Discrimination Allegations

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Norfolk State University was recently named in a lawsuit by a former employee of wrongful termination and age discrimination allegations. Mona Adkins-Easley, the interim HR director for the city of Richmond, recently filed a lawsuit against Norfolk State University (NSU) on allegations of age and gender discrimination. The lawsuit was filed in the US District … Read more

Portland Radio Character Sues Over Employment Discrimination Allegations

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Michigan-based Portland Radio Company and its parent company Saga Communications were recently charged by a former employee with unlawful dismissal charges. Randi Kirshbaum, a Portland-based radio personality, recently filed two discrimination complaints against the Portland Radio Company and its parent company Saga Communications of Michigan. According to her complaint, Kirshbaum “got out of her job … Read more

Pinterest Settles Gender Discrimination, Retaliation Swimsuit for $22.5M

Former Female Pinterest Exec Files Gender Discrimination Suit

Earlier this week, Pinterest announced a $ 22.5 million deal with former employee Francoise Brougher. Earlier this month, Pinterest agreed to pay $ 22.5 million to resolve a sex discrimination and retaliation lawsuit filed by Francoise Brougher, a former chief operating officer. According to the agreement, the settlement includes a $ 2.5 million investment “to … Read more

CBS Broadcasting Hit with Class-action Lawsuit Over Gender and Age Discrimination, Wage Disputes

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A Miami judge recently cleared a class action lawsuit against CBS Broadcasting, Inc. relating to labor law and gender and age discrimination. If a jury rules against the company, the verdict could “have a nationwide impact on the 29 CBS-owned and operated television stations known as CBS Television Stations, Inc.” Close up of 100 dollar … Read more