Kaplan Gets OK To Question EEOC Hiring In Bias Suit

Law360, New York (May 27, 2011, 5:21 PM EDT) -- The Ohio federal judge overseeing the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's putative class action over Kaplan Higher Education Inc.'s allegedly discriminative use of credit histories in hiring ruled Friday that the defense can question the agency about its own background checks.

U.S. District Judge Patricia A. Gaughan granted Kaplan's motion to compel a Rule 30(b)(6) deposition of the EEOC on its own policies and its investigation into the company, finding that the test prep giant's quest for information about the agency's own hiring practices could lead...
To view the full article, register now.

Documents

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission v. Kaplan Higher Education Corporation


Case Number

1:10-cv-02882

Court

Ohio Northern

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs

Judge

Patricia A. Gaughan

Date Filed

December 20, 2010

Law Firms

Government Agencies

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.