January 26, 2012

Restaurant Chain in Tennessee to Settle EEOC Sexual Harassment Suit

In Tennessee, an Italian eatery named Rafael’s Italian Restaurant has been sued by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) for violating federal law. As a result, the restaurant agreed to pay $25,000 and institute other relief. According to the lawsuit, the restaurant subjected a class of female employees to sexual harassment which date back to 2005.
November 3, 2011

Toyota Facing EEOC Charges For Allegedly Harassing Afghan – American Salesmen

A Toyota dealership in San Francisco has been charged with violating U.S. civil rights law by the EEOC. The general manager allegedly called four Afghan - American salesmen "terrorists".
July 22, 2011

Woman Sues Boss For Discrimination Based On Gray Hair

Sandra Rawline, who is 52 years old and an escrow officer at Capital Title of Texas, is suing her boss in Texas because he allegedly ordered her to dye her gray hair, to wear “younger fancy suits”, and more fancy jewelry.