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EEOC Announces Flurry Of Discrimination Settlements

Law360 (April 23, 2019, 8:03 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has announced five settlements in disability, religion and age bias cases since Thursday, garnering a total of $415,000 in payouts and wrapping up lawsuits against companies including retailer Party City and grocery store chain Safeway.

Party City

The agency announced Tuesday that Party City Corp. agreed to fork over $155,000 to end a suit claiming the national discount and costume retailer violated the Americans with Disabilities Act by failing to hire a qualified employee on the autism spectrum after she brought a job coach to her interview.

Party City was accused of violating federal law...

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