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Tinley Park dealer settles EEOC complaint Tinley Park dealership settles EEOC complaint
Wednesday June 25th 2014, 10:45 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

A Tinley Park car dealership has agreed to pay $100,000 to settle a religious discrimination lawsuit filed in September by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. The EEOC had alleged that three Arab Muslim employees of Rizza Buick-GMC-Cadillac were subjected to a hostile work environment. The employees filed complaints with the commission, alleging that managers used ethnic slurs ... [News Source]

Former employee alleges sex harassment in DA's office
Wednesday June 25th 2014, 9:07 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

LAS CRUCES >> A former employee of the District Attorney's Office has filed a lawsuit alleging a top official forced her into a sexual relationship and subjected her to sexual harassment before firing her when she complained. [News Source]

Boehner plans to file lawsuit against Obama over use of executive orders
Wednesday June 25th 2014, 7:42 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

The House speaker says, in his view, that the “president has not faithfully executed the law.” [News Source]

Kane judge denies request to dismiss discrimination suit against Aurora
Wednesday June 25th 2014, 6:44 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

AURORA – A Kane County judge has denied the city’s request to dismiss a discrimination lawsuit filed against the city of Aurora. In January 2014, Patricia Rozsavolgyi, a former maintenance compliance officer for the city, filed a lawsuit in Kane County alleging that she was discriminated against and was constantly harassed by her co-workers. On Tuesday, Kane County Judge John Dalton denied the ... [News Source]

Dissident shareholder, three others, named to Solera board
Wednesday June 25th 2014, 6:24 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

The battle for control of Solera National Bancorp appears to have ended Wednesday with dissident shareholder Michael Quagliano and three others being named to the board of directors, according to a regulatory filing. [News Source]

Colson Hicks Eidson Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit On Behalf of Seven-Year-Old Calder Sloan
Wednesday June 25th 2014, 5:13 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

CORAL GABLES, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A wrongful death complaint was filed on behalf of the family of seven-year-old Calder “Mr. Awesome” Sloan, who was electrocuted while swimming in his family’s swimming pool in North Miami. [News Source]

Colson Hicks Eidson Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit On Behalf of Seven-Year-Old Calder Sloan
Wednesday June 25th 2014, 5:04 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

A wrongful death complaint was filed in the 11th Judicial Circuit Court in Miami-Dade County on behalf of the family of seven-year-old Calder Sloan, who was electrocuted on April 13, 2014 while swimming in his family’s swimming pool due to a faulty pool light and electrical grounding and bonding on the pool’s lighting system, announced attorney Ervin A. [News Source]