Jones Day lawyers are seeking hundreds of thousands in legal fees from the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, saying federal regulators unfairly targeted CVS Pharmacy Inc. for alleged employment abuses that no judge sustained. Show More Summary
If the President can discriminate against military personnel who are transgender, why not a tire company? Because it's against the law, says the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in a new lawsuit. The EEOC has sued a Denver tire company for rescinding a job offer to a transgender man. It......
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission just announced new training seminars that it will be conducting. The training, conducted by EEOC staff, focuses on exemplifying respect and inclusiveness in the workplace. From the EEOC: "The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission...
A New York town official suggested employees who accused him of racial discrimination were just too lazy to properly do their jobs. The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission determined Jack Moore, the Henrietta town supervisor, had made discriminatory and derogatory comments concerning...
In arguments before the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday, Lawyers for the Trump administration argued that discrimination against gay workers is legal. The Department of Justice and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) faced off… Read The post Trump Administration Tells Court That Discrimination Against Gay Workers is Legal appeared first on Towleroad.
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission filed the case on behalf of an Apostolic Pentecostal Christian whose faith bars women from wearing pants.
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission filed a suit.
Earlier this month, a Mother Jones investigation revealed that faculty and former students at the University of Rochester filed a 111-page complaint with the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission against the university and brain and cognitive sciences professor T. Show More Summary
The Department of Justice and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) are set to argue against each other today in a case concerning a man who was fired from his job as a skydiving instructor because of his sexual orientation. Show More Summary
Workers need the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission to keep defending their rights. On Tuesday, the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee will hold hearings for President Trump’s nominees to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Trump has nominated Janet Dhillon and Daniel M. Show More Summary
The amendment that would have safeguarded federal funding to administrate the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s (EEOC) equal pay data collection initiative was voted down by the House of Representatives 223-192. The proposal,...Show More Summary
Shocker—Donald Trump's nominee to lead the Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division. The Hill writes: Eric Dreiband, a former counsel at the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission under President George W. Bush, testified against...Show More Summary
The federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is suing the former operator of a Kansas pizza restaurant that offered a higher wage to a 17-year-old boy than to a female applicant … Click to Continue »
Two federal agencies are currently in open dispute over whether the 1964 Civil Rights Act protects LGBT Americans from discrimination. In recent years, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has said it does. In July, the Justice Department, helmed by Attorney General Jeff Sessions, declared that it doesn’t. Show More Summary
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission says it found evidence that employees at two plants subjected female and black workers to harassment.
Three different cases. Three different theories of gender discrimination. But one common thread – an old school presumption that certain blue-collar jobs are a “man’s work.” The Equal Employment Opportunities Commission (EEOC) has filed suit against three U.S. employers for sex discrimination in hiring. The lawsuits allege overt bias against female job candidates in the […]
Jessica Shyne Robison brought her case to the Equality Employment Opportunity Commission, who ruled in her favor.
The former top federal prosecutor in Nevada has been cited for misconduct in an 8-year-old sex discrimination case. The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission determined earlier this year that a … Click to Continue »
There are five commissioner slots on the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. At present, only one is a Republican; three are Democrats, and there is one vacancy. In two days, on July 1, there will be another vacancy, because...Show More Summary
In 2015, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission began investigating allegations of Hollywood’s systematic discriminatory hiring practices against female directors. By February of this year, the major Hollywood studios were in settlement talks with the EEOC, according to the website Deadline...