Hispanic DHL Workers Claim Race Bias At Dallas Facility

Law360, New York (March 20, 2012, 6:19 PM EDT) -- DHL Global Forwarding was hit with a lawsuit Monday by Hispanic employees of its Dallas facility, who say they were discriminated against in the workplace through racial slurs and separate tasks assigned because of their national origin.

In a complaint filed in Texas federal court, the plaintiffs claim they experienced a hostile work environment in violation of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Hispanic employees were subjected to racially charged insults, including “stupid Mexicans,” and other comments associating them with gangsters and criminals,...
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Case Title

Guajardo et al v. Air Express International USA, Inc. & Danzas Corporation


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3:12-cv-00815

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Texas Northern

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs

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Sam A Lindsay

Date Filed

March 18, 2012

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