EEOC Slaps Tomato Co. With Sexual Harassment Action

Law360, New York (March 23, 2011, 1:56 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission went to bat Tuesday in Florida for a proposed class of female workers who allegedly faced sexual harassment while working for tomato grower DiMare Ruskin Inc.

The EEOC filed its complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, naming two female workers who were allegedly harassed by a father-son team of DiMare supervisors at the company's operations in Immokalee, Fla.

The suit was also brought on behalf of all female workers who were employed by DiMare...
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