Eeoc Lawsuit

  • Fired At 71, Lifeguard Gets $65,000 In Age-Bias Suit

    Fired At 71, Lifeguard Gets $65,000 In Age-Bias Suit

    VALLEY STREAM, N.Y. -- A New York lifeguard who was fired at age 71 has settled an age-discrimination lawsuit for $65,000. The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission tells Newsday (http://bit.ly/LmuN22) that Jay Lieberfarb had 50 years of experience as a lifeguard when he failed a Nassau County... Continue Reading

  • Worker Allegedly Fired Over Gary Coleman And Swastikas

    Worker Allegedly Fired Over Gary Coleman And Swastikas

    Employees often hang whimsical pictures on workplace walls to spruce up the decor and boost morale. But sometimes those pictures can profoundly upset morale. For example, if the pictures happen to include: a dollar bill with George Washington colored in black with a noose around his neck; and swastikas and a... Continue Reading

  • Feds Sue Colorado Hampton Inn For Firing Non-Hispanic Workers

    Feds Sue Colorado Hampton Inn For Firing Non-Hispanic Workers

    The federal government is suing a Hampton Inn franchise in rural Colorado on behalf of at least three white and non-Hispanic employees who say that they were fired based on negative stereotypes, according to the lawsuit filed last week. The suit alleges that Century Shree Corp. and Century Rama Inc., owners... Continue Reading