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Recent Releases

Riviera Consulting Company to Pay $100,000 to Settle EEOC Disability Discrimination Suit - 4/15/2014 

Direct Optical to Pay $53,000 to Settle Disability Discrimination Suit - 4/14/2014 

EEOC Files Age Discrimination Lawsuit Against Murphy School District No. 21 - 4/9/2014 

Strad Oilfield Services to Pay $65,000 to Resolve EEOC Disability Discrimination Finding - 4/8/2014 

Weight Watchers to Pay $45,000 To Settle EEOC Pregnancy Discrimination Suit - 4/7/2014 

Appeals Court Rules for the EEOC in Age Bias Lawsuit Against Baltimore County - 4/3/2014 

Ventura Corporation Pagará $354,250 Para Resolver Demanda De La EEOC Por Discriminación Sexual Contra Hombres - 4/3/2014 

Ventura Corporation to Pay $354,250 to Settle EEOC Lawsuit for Sex Discrimination Against Men - 4/3/2014 

Davis Typewriter Company Settles EEOC Sexual Harassment Suit - 4/2/2014 

Checkers Franchise Will Pay $100,000 to Settle EEOC Pay Discrimination Lawsuit - 4/2/2014 

Pitre Car Dealership to Pay over $2 Million to Resolve EEOC Same-Sex Sexual Harassment Suit - 4/1/2014 

EEOC Sues Merry Maids Franchise for Pregnancy Discrimination - 3/31/2014 

EEOC Announces 2014 Federal Training Courses - 3/31/2014 

EEOC Sues Hot Wheel City for Sexual Harassment - 3/28/2014 

EEOC Sues Panama Transfer, Inc. For Sexual Harassment and Retaliation - 3/27/2014 

New ‘Digest of EEO Law’ Issued by EEOC - 3/27/2014 

Batesville, Miss., Holiday Inn Franchisee Settles EEOC Pregnancy Discrimination Suit for $20,000 - 3/25/2014 

Wal-Mart to Pay $363,419 to Settle EEOC Sexual Harassment and Retaliation Suit - 3/25/2014 

Federal Judge Finds Global Horizons Liable for Discriminating, Harassing, and Retaliating Against Hundreds of Thai Farm Workers in EEOC Suit - 3/24/2014 

EEOC Sues Baywood Home Care For Disability Discrimination - 3/24/2014