U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission


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Recent Releases

Nabors Industries and C&J Energy Services Sued By EEOC for Racial Harassment and Retaliation - 7/27/2016 

Sealed Air Sued By EEOC for Sex-Based Pay and National Origin Discrimination - 7/27/2016 

Brown & Brown Insurance Brokerage Firm Is Sued By EEOC in Pregnancy Discrimination Lawsuit - 7/25/2016 

Oilfield Instrumentation Unlawfully Rescinded Job Offer Because Of Disability, EEOC Charges in Lawsuit - 7/25/2016 

Federal Judge Awards $1,470,000 in EEOC Sexual Harassment and Retaliation Case Against Z Foods - 7/22/2016 

EEOC Issues Resource Document, Announces Plans to Improve Data Collection and Outreach on Religious Discrimination - 7/22/2016 

EEOC Sues Rent-A-Center for Sex Discrimination Against Transgender Employee - 7/19/2016 

Federal Judge Awards EEOC $179,000 Default Judgment Against Workplace Staffing Solutions For Sex Discrimination - 7/18/2016 

EEOC Announces Second Opportunity for Public to Submit Comments on Proposal to Collect Pay Data - 7/13/2016 

HospitalityStaff Sued by EEOC for Religious Discrimination - 7/12/2016 

Rooms to Go Sued by EEOC for Pregnancy Discrimination - 7/11/2016 

EEOC's Systemic Program Shows Significant Success in Past 10 Years - 7/7/2016 

EEOC Sues Bojangles For Sex Harassment and Retaliation - 7/6/2016 

Reserve Casino Hotel to Pay $250,000 to Settle EEOC Age and Sex Discrimination Lawsuit - 7/6/2016 

J&R Baker Farms to Pay $205,000 to Settle EEOC Race and National Origin Discrimination Lawsuit - 7/6/2016 

EEOC Sues McDonald’s Franchise for Disability Discrimination - 7/5/2016 

EEOC Cleveland Field Office Will Be Closed To the Public during Republican National Convention - 7/1/2016 

EEOC Sues Desco Industries, Inc. for Retaliation - 6/30/2016 

New "Digest of EEO Law" Issued by EEOC - 6/30/2016 

DHD Ventures Management Company, Inc. To Pay $40,000 to Settle EEOC Racial Harassment and Retaliation Lawsuit - 6/29/2016