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...
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