Jet Fueling Company To Pay $1.9M In Race Case

Law360, New York (March 11, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Allied Aviation Services Inc. will pay about $1.9 million to settle a lawsuit brought by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission alleging that the company's black and Hispanic workers faced racial slurs, graffiti, cartoons and nooses at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport.

In its announcement of the settlement Tuesday, the EEOC said that the money will be divided among the 15 class members.

A consent decree filed Monday requires the company to make all its workers go through diversity training. The company will also have to file...
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