Posts Tagged ‘Discrimination’

Fired dockworkers get $400,000 settlement in age discrimination lawsuit

Eight former dockworkers from Texas fired in 2007 because of their age are getting $ 400,000 settlement from a trucking firm after the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) won an age discrimination lawsuit filed on their behalf. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Bank of America to settle Countrywide discrimination suit for $335 million

Bank of America (BoA) will settle a dispute with the U.S. Justice Department stemming from home loan discrimination. Authorities say BoA’s Countrywide unit discriminated against 200,000 African-American and Hispanic borrowers who qualified for prime loans but were nonetheless pushed to sign riskier subprime loans. View full post on Banking Stories

Former employees sue homebuilder over alleged age discrimination

Eight sales people terminated from homebuilder Lennar Corp. in 2007 in Las Vegas are suing the company, alleging age discrimination because young, attractive females remained on the payroll. View full post on Business Stories

Food Supplier Nash Finch Sued For Sex Discrimination

Linda Young – AHN News Writer Lumberton, NC, United States (AHN) – The U.S. Labor Department’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs has filed an administrative complaint against a North Carolina company, Nash Finch Co., with systematic job discrimination against 80 women. Minneapolis, MN-based Nash Finch is the second-largest publicly traded wholesale food distributor in […]