Dating Service Reaches Deal To End EEOC Bias Suit

Law360, New York (July 19, 2013, 3:06 PM EDT) -- The matchmaking service It's Just Lunch USA LLC reached a $900,000 settlement with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission resolving a suit accusing the company of refusing to hire male applicants for sales and dating director positions, according to a consent decree filed Tuesday in Florida federal court.

The agreement, which came just days after the EEOC sued, also settled claims that the company fired its former human resources director for challenging the company's allegedly unlawful policy. Lynda Twist is to receive $130,659 of the total settlement...
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