Appeals Panel Bars EEOC From Airing Private Info

Law360, New York (June 27, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- An appellate court has reversed and remanded the Venetian Casino Resort LLC's lawsuit against the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, ordering the lower court to bar the agency from disclosing confidential evidence in relation to claims of age discrimination.

A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia ordered the the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia to enter an injunction prohibiting the EEOC from disclosing the Venetian's confidential information. The appeals court found Friday that the commission's disclosure...
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