High Court Puts Limits On Pay Discrimination Suits
In a 5-4 decision, the Supreme Court ruled that Lilly Ledbetter's claims that Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. paid her less than her male counterparts were untimely.
Ledbetter submitted a questionnaire to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in March 1998 alleging sex discrimination, and filed a formal charge with the EEOC four months later. After...
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