Tag Archives: Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

Cleaning firm settles national origin bias claim in Hyattsville

The old Woodward & Lothrop Service Warehouse in Washington houses the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) Headquarters and Washington Field Office (WFO). (Wikimedia Commons / AgnosticPreachersKid / “Woodward_and_Lothrop_Service_Warehouse” / CC BY-SA 3.0 / cropped and resized)

A nationwide cleaning company will pay $37,500 to settle federal claims a woman was subjected to a derogatory tirade and illegally fired from her janitorial job in Hyattsville because she was an El Salvadoran immigrant with limited command of English, ...

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M&T Bank violated ADA’s accommodation duty, judge rules

M&T Bank has maintained its regional dominance in SBA lending, the bank’s officials say. (File photo)

M&T Bank violated the Americans with Disabilities Act by failing to provide the reasonable accommodation of reassignment for a Baltimore branch manager after she took short-term disability leave during her complicated pregnancy, a federal judge has ruled. But U.S. District ...

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