EEOC, Construction Co. Settle Same-Sex Harassment Saga

Law360, New York (February 28, 2014, 3:11 PM EST) -- An ex-Boh Brothers Construction Company LLC worker who saw the Fifth Circuit breathe new life into his same-sex harassment suit over allegedly vulgar and sexually charged taunting from a male supervisor will get $125,000 in a settlement, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission said Thursday.  

Boh Bros. will pay $125,000 in compensatory damages to Kerry Woods pursuant to a consent judgment that recently won approval from a Louisiana district court, a development that comes about five months after a bitterly divided en banc ruling from the...
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Case Title

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission v. Boh Brothers Construction Company, LLC


Case Number

2:09-cv-06460

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Louisiana Eastern

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs

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Ivan L.R. Lemelle

Date Filed

September 23, 2009

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