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American Apparel Settles EEOC Disability Suit for $60,000

American Apparel, Inc., a clothing manufacturer employing thousands of workers at its production facility in Los Angeles and at retail stores around the country, will pay $60,000 and furnish other relief to settle a disability discrimination lawsuit filed by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). … Continue reading

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Hollister Store Designs Found to Violate Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) has provisions that apply to employees as well as public facilities (Title III of the ADA).  A Judge in Colorado recently entered a ruling finding certain Hollister store designs to be in violation of … Continue reading

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EEOC Issues its Final Regulations re: ADA Amendments Act-Substantially Broadens Scope of Disability Discrimination Claims

On March 25, 2011 the EEOC implemented Regulations implementing the ADA Amendments Act (“ADAAA”), a law signed by President George W. Bush on September 25, 2008, that was designed to overturn a number of narrow judicial interpretations of the Americans … Continue reading

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