Tagged: equal employment opportunity commission

ARORA: Discord Over Promotions Leads to Lawsuits

by Mark Friedman 8/1/2016 12:00 am

Personnel moves made in 2014 which resulted in the ARORA executive director being fired less than two months after taking on the job wasn’t the end of the nonprofit’s problems.

Federal Hearing Set for Dillard's in EEOC Case

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/13/2016 12:00 am

A U.S. District Court judge recently ordered Dillard’s Inc. to explain why it won’t comply with a subpoena from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

EEOC Filing Fewer Discrimination Cases In Arkansas

by Mark Friedman 10/13/2014 12:00 am

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has filed only two lawsuits in the state this calendar year, continuing a recent trend line. In 2011, the EEOC filed six lawsuits in Arkansas’ federal courts and three the following year. Last year, the EEOC filed only two lawsuits against companies operating in the state.

J.B. Hunt Settles Discrimination Case Brought By EEOC, Will Review Hiring Policies

by Chris Bahn 7/1/2013 5:04 pm

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. of Lowell is reviewing its company hiring policy and has settled a racial discrimination suit filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

Dillard's Settles with EEOC Over ADA Claim

by Lance Turner 12/18/2012 3:38 pm

Dillard's Inc. of Little Rock settles with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission over two company policies the EEOC said violated the Americans with Disabilities Act.

How Employers, And Workers, Can Deal With Ageism in the Workplace

by William P. "Buzz" Dougherty 7/1/2009 12:00 am

Little Rock attorney William P. "Buzz" Dougherty shares how employers and employees can avoid and deal with age discrimination in the workplace.