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Seafood Co., Staffing Firm Can't Dodge EEOC Sex Bias Suit

Law360, New York (January 12, 2018, 2:35 PM EST) -- A Massachusetts-based seafood processor and its staffing firm lost their bid to shake a U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission action alleging that Spanish-speaking female workers endured harassment and discrimination and were fired after complaining, with a federal judge holding Thursday that the agency met its obligations before filing suit.

Atlantic Capes Fisheries Inc. and staffing company BJ’s Service Co. Inc. failed to persuade Chief U.S. District Judge Patti B. Saris that the EEOC flouted presuit requirements to attempt conciliation because it didn’t identify the specific people...
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Case Title

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission v. Atlantic Capes Fisheries, Inc. et al

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Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs


Patti B. Saris

Date Filed

September 27, 2017

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