Plaintiffs Group Swells In Bloomberg Pregnancy Suit

Law360, New York (September 15, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has added more than a dozen plaintiffs to its discrimination suit against Bloomberg LP, the media and financial titan founded by New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg that currently stands accused of discriminating against pregnant employees.

The number of plaintiffs pursuing claims against the New York-based media conglomerate now stands at 72, marking a jump from the 58 that had joined the suit as of May.

“It’s a pretty big number,” Raechel Adams, an EEOC lawyer, said according to New York...
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