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May 2016 Archives

Lowe's to pay $8.6 million to settle EEOC lawsuit

Lowe's is a popular destination for California residents who like to tackle home maintenance and improvement jobs themselves. The North Carolina-based company has become one of the nation's most prominent retailers, but it has run into trouble with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for its treatment of workers with disabilities.

California city settles age discrimination suit with EEOC

Milpitas, California, has settled a lawsuit with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, agreeing to pay $140,000 on a claim of age bias. The settlement came after the EEOC filed a lawsuit against the city in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.