Former Bluffton SC police officer settles age-discrimination suit for $150K www.privateofficer.com
Blufton SC May 31 2012 A former Bluffton police lieutenant who claimed she was unfairly demoted and laid off received $150,000 to settle her federal age-discrimination lawsuit against the town of Bluffton, according to documents released by the town Wednesday. Katherine Sours, now 56, filed her complaint with the S.C. Human Affairs Commission and [...]
Minneapolis Settles Racial Discrimination Suit The city of Minneapolis will not admit any wrongdoing in a $740,000 settlement in a racial discrimination lawsuit brought by five black police officers. The officers claimed that they did not receive promotions, endured a hostile work environment and faced retaliation because they were black...
$79,880 settles pregnancy discrimination suit U.S. Security Associates, Inc. will pay $79,880 to settle a pregnancy discrimination suit brought by the EEOC, which charged the company with unlawfully subjecting a security guard to pregnancy discrimination and then firing her in retaliation for complaining about it ? in addition to firing her husband, a coworker, for supporting her in the matter...
Former Proskauer CFO Hits Firm With Discrimination Suit Proskauer Rose has built a reputation as one of the nation's leading defenders of employment discrimination suits. But now the firm is one the receiving end of a discrimination suit, filed today in New York state court by the firm's former Chief Financial Officer, Elly Rosenthal.