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Tag Archives: Employment discrimination

Parking company reaches settlement with EEOC over firings (access required)

LAZ Parking will pay $155,000 and refrain from discrimination based on national origin under an agreement with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. The EEOC alleged that LAZ Parking, which operates parking lots nationwide, eliminated three long-term employees based on ...

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EEOC sues Wheaton Ford dealership for alleged harassment by manager (access required)

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission filed suit Wednesday against a Wheaton Ford dealership for alleged racial, sexual and national origin-based harassment of a former employee. The complaint, filed in U.S. District Court in Greenbelt, claims a supervisor at Lindsay ...

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DOJ: Baltimore County’s old police exam was discriminatory (access required)

The U.S. Department of Justice filed an employment discrimination suit against Baltimore County on Tuesday, alleging the county police department uses a screening tool that disproportionately excluded African American applicants. The complaint, filed in U.S. District Court in Baltimore, claims ...

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EEOC claims federal contractor retaliated against employee with disability (access required)

A Prince George's County contractor that provides personnel to the State Department has been accused of retaliating against an employee who was pursuing a complaint against the department and required accommodations for a disability.

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EEOC files suit against Jessup warehouse operator (access required)

A national logistics company with multiple Maryland locations is facing a federal employment discrimination lawsuit after allegedly failing to make accommodations for a deaf job applicant. Georgia-based Capstone Logistics LLC “engaged in unlawful employment practices” when the manager at a ...

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Former Anne Arundel hospital employee alleges harassment, firing were discriminatory (access required)

A former Anne Arundel Medical Center employee has sued the hospital, claiming she was discriminated against and ultimately fired because of her national origin and an on-the-job injury which limited her to light duty for several months. Mary Munu, a ...

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EEOC sues Cushman & Wakefield for alleged disability discrimination (access required)

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has filed a federal lawsuit against real estate firm Cushman & Wakefield, alleging the company fired an employee who was diagnosed with breast cancer instead of accommodating her. Toi Patterson, who worked in the firm’s ...

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