EEOC Seeks Appeal In ADA Retaliation Case

Law360, New York (June 2, 2010, 3:59 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is seeking an interlocutory appeal of a finding that a jury trial and compensatory and punitive damages are not allowed in an Americans with Disabilities Act lawsuit against Allsup's Convenience Stores Inc.

The commission asked a judge Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas to certify an interlocutory appeal in the case, saying such a move is appropriate because it would materially advance the termination of the suit and that there is a difference of...
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