Boston Fed sued by ex-employee who alleges pay discrimination

In a new lawsuit, a former auditor at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston claimed she was fired after complaining she was paid less than her male colleagues for years despite stellar performance reviews and a heavy workload. The ex-employee, Cynthi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2020

Ex-Kraken Employee Alleges ‘Unethical and Illegal Tactics’ in Discrimination Lawsuit

The cryptocurrency exchange is being sued by an ex-employee who alleges the company unfairly fired him for raising serious issues with its business practices......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskDec 18th, 2019

Houston Community College hit with $100M discrimination lawsuit

A lawsuit filed by a former Houston Community College employee alleges that college officials engaged in "deliberate race and sex discrimination" against Black employees. The lawsuit was brought by Zelia Brown, a 55-year-old Black woman who served .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2020

Google employee alleges discrimination while she was pregnant

Google is facing yet another human resources challenge after an employee posted a message on an internal message board accusing the company of discriminating against her when she was pregnant. The woman posted the 2,500-word memo about why she di.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 12th, 2019

Former OP Buffalo Wild Wings employee sues for racial discrimination

A former employee at an Overland Park Buffalo Wild Wings is suing the company for promoting a racially hostile work environment. The federal lawsuit filed Monday also alleges racial discrimination, age discrimination, discrimination based on a disability.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2019

2 nurses sue Boston hospital alleging racial discrimination

Two Haitian-American nurses have sued Boston's prestigious Brigham and Women's Hospital, one alleging she was denied a promotion because she is black and the other saying management retaliated against her for standing up for her colleague......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 30th, 2018

Former employee sues Uber for sexual harassment

Uber eliminated its forced arbitration policy for survivors of sexual assault and harassment. It is now being sued by one former employee for sexual harassment and discrimination......»»

Category: topSource: cnnMay 21st, 2018

Nike ‘Devalued and Demeaned’ Female Employees, Lawsuit Alleges

The lawsuit, filed Thursday in federal court in Portland, Oregon, seeks class-action status. Nike Inc. was sued for sexual discrimination by former female employees who say women were “devalu.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 11th, 2018

IBM sued for age discrimination after thousands of older workers laid off

The lawsuit alleges the plaintiffs are among thousands of IBM employees to be laid off recently as the result of a shift to recr.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 18th, 2018

Former Southwest employee alleges racial discrimination, Dallas News says

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallSep 20th, 2018

United Therapeutics, CEO"s daughter sued for sexual harassment

A former employee of United Therapeutics Corp. has sued the company and Jenesis Rothblatt, a senior executive and the daughter of CEO Martine Rothblatt, for sexual harassment, sex discrimination and a hostile work environment. The suit, filed Sept. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 26th, 2018

Encore casino brings employees back ahead of weekend reopening

Ahead of Encore Boston Harbor's July 12 reopening, the resort casino is bringing back 1,700 employees of the 3,000 that had been furloughed at the beginning of this month, a company official confirmed to the Business Journal. About 1,000 employee.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals17 hr. 2 min. ago

Study finds Black, subsidized renters face discrimination in Greater Boston

Black people looking to rent apartments and those with Section 8 housing vouchers are discriminated against at a much higher rate than white renters in Greater Boston — and in many cases landlords are shutting out qualified renters, according to .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 1st, 2020

Charm City Medicus responds to accusations of racism after employee video

Dundalk medical cannabis dispensary Charm City Medicus responded to social media outcries and accusations of racial discrimination on Monday following a recent incident involving an employee. The former employee took to Twitter on June 25 to expl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 29th, 2020

Former Boston TV anchor sued for $15M over allegedly embezzled funds

Middleborough, Mass.-based Alden Shoe Co. Inc. claims in a new lawsuit that former local news anchor Bianca de la Garza was given more than $15 million of the company’s money by its former chief financial officer, who allegedly stole the funds .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 18th, 2020

Black creators sue YouTube, alleging racial discrimination

A lawsuit alleges that YouTube's software has been systematically removing videos by black YouTube creators without explanation......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 18th, 2020

Morgan Stanley"s ex-diversity chief suing firm, alleges racial discrimination

Morgan Stanley’s former global head of diversity is suing the finance firm, accusing it of racial discrimination, illegal retaliation and violating the Equal Pay Act......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 16th, 2020

Choice Hotels sued by franchisees over fees, alleged discrimination, WSJ says

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJun 15th, 2020

"Dealing with two pandemics": Marketing exec Colette Phillips talks about being Black in Boston

Marketing executive Colette Phillips came to Boston for college when she was 17. Born in Antigua, she hadn't experienced racism before arriving in the city. "The day-to-day racial marginalization, the consistent discrimination, the having to .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 8th, 2020

L Brands, the parent company to Victoria"s Secret, was sued over claims of "toxic culture of sexual harassment, discrimination, and retaliation"

AP Photo/Matt Sullivan L Brands Inc., the parent company of Victoria's Secret, is being sued for records by a shareholder over the company's alleged "toxic culture," Bloomberg Law rep.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 4th, 2020

Gabrielle Union files ‘America’s Got Talent’ discrimination complaint

The complaint alleges Union faced a “toxic culture at AGT that included racist jokes, racist performances, sexual orientation discrimination and excessive focus on female judges’ appearances, including race-related comments.”.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 4th, 2020