EEOC Says It Brought In $372M Without Having To Litigate

Law360, New York (February 5, 2014, 7:15 PM EST) -- The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission said Wednesday it had received nearly 6 percent fewer bias charges in fiscal 2013 than it got in 2012, but also recovered an agency record of $372.1  million through its administrative process without having to go to court.

The EEOC received 93,727 charges in fiscal 2013, down 5.7 percent from the 99,412 charges it received in 2013, with retaliation staying constant as the most frequent allegation and accounting for 38,539 claims, or 41.1 percent, a slight increase in both raw...
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