EEOC Wins Historic Verdict as Jury Awards $240 Million

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With the EEOC winning its largest jury verdict ever in early May, it is expected they will use this to leverage future settlement negotiations. XpertHR explores the implications for employers.

With the EEOC winning its largest jury verdict ever in early May*, it is expected they will use this to leverage future settlement negotiations. XpertHR’s Head of Content Peggy Carter-Ward says “Employers will need to ensure all of their EEO policies and procedures are up-to-date, and supervisors properly trained, so they are not faced with similar challenges as the agency continues its pursuit of claims in 2013”.

Managing a workplace to be free of discrimination and harassment is challenging. XpertHR can help you stay compliant with quick reference guides, FAQs and “How To” documents, including a free “How To Prevent Discrimination in the Workplace” to help with this particular compliance challenge, giving you instant access to the pertinent laws and how to apply them.

*Court Reference No. 11-3069
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Iowa

For further information contact:
Peggy Carter-Ward
Head of Content
XpertHR USA
peggy(dot)carter-ward(at)xperthr(dot)com

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