Bayer Settles Workers' $100M Sex Discrimination Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (January 30, 2015, 10:00 PM EST) -- Bayer Corp. has reached a deal Friday with current and former employees who brought a $100 million sex discrimination suit against the company, ending a three-year battle that went on so long the plaintiffs won an extension on the statute of limitations for their Equal Pay Act claims.

The parties agreed to dismiss the suit with prejudice in a short stipulation filed in New Jersey federal court on Friday, though the terms of the deal were not disclosed.

The plaintiffs, women who work or worked for Bayer, lodged the most recent incarnation of their complaint in April 2012, accusing Bayer Corp....

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