Black Lesbian Alleges Discrimination At NYC Gap Store

Law360, New York (February 8, 2013, 6:31 PM EST) -- A former loss prevention agent at The Gap Inc.'s flagship New York City store slapped the clothing chain with a lawsuit on Wednesday, claiming she was singled out for ridicule as the store's only black lesbian employee and suffered retaliation when she complained.

In a complaint filed in New York federal court, former Gap employee Theresa Grant alleges that she loved her job and received high praise when she worked at a Long Island store, but that once she was transferred to Gap's flagship Fifth Avenue...
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Case Information

Case Title

Grant v. The Gap, Inc.

Case Number



New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Other


Alison J. Nathan

Date Filed

February 6, 2013


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