[US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission] Scores Wins in Pair of Systemic Discrimination Cases
Author: Jenna Greene, Blog of Legal Times [USA], Published on: 18 January 2013
It's been a good week in court for the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, with…wins in two proceedings involving cases of systemic discrimination, a top priority under the EEOC's new strategic enforcement plan. On January 15, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit made final its decision to remand the EEOC's case against Cintas Corp…The ruling revives the EEOC's sex discrimination case against Cintas. The decision comes on the heels of one issued a week ago, when a district court in Illinois reversed its own ruling in the EEOC's case against United Parcel Service, allowing the agency to file a class complaint without complete information on all possible bias victims.