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Appeal for Mediation Interpreter
6/29/2016 12:30:11 PM
Description: Indiana’s Attorney General has appealed the federal court ruling that discrimination against a Marion County deaf man was in violation of the ADA by rejecting his request for an interpreter at a court-ordered mediation. The case related to the


Lawsuit between Winery and “Disruptive” Patrons Settled in Mediation
5/7/2016 3:14:58 PM
Description: Members of the Sistahs on the Reading Edge book club have settled their lawsuit against a Napa Valley winery train tour, after the 11-member group was asked to leave the tour for “laughing loudly.” After the group, consisting of one


City of Beaumont Sued by Federal Government
4/18/2016 6:49:24 PM
Description: The City of Beaumont has come under fire recently regarding accusations of discrimination and now, the dispute is likely to be settled through mediation. According to documents obtained by a local television news organization, the city and the


Minor League Baseball Team Sues City
2/21/2016 6:01:19 PM
Description: The High Desert Mavericks have brought a lawsuit against the city of Adelanto regarding a dispute over the use of the city-owned stadium. The dispute could result in the evictions of the minor league team from the stadium, and possibly from the


Massachusetts Commission against Discriminations Assesses Its History
2/21/2016 5:59:43 PM
Description: Recently in Massachusetts, a panel gathered to discuss the merits of the Massachusetts Commission against Discrimination. The group is the state’s leading civil rights agency and has been in operation for more than 70 years. The panel


Concordia University Student Agrees to Mediation to Resolve Her Discrimination Case
8/4/2015 4:07:28 PM
Description:     Mediation is the next step in resolving a dispute between a Concordia University student and the school after she filed a complaint claiming she was the victim of sexist and racist actions by former executive members of the school.


KONE, Inc. Accused of Breach of Mediation
7/10/2015 11:33:38 AM
Description: KONE, Inc., a Delaware company that manufactures and services escalators and elevators, has agreed to pay more than $85,000 to settle a lawsuit claiming the company retaliated and breached a mediation agreement filed against it by the US Equal


Mergemarket Lawsuits Headed for Mediation
5/23/2015 1:21:41 PM
Description: Battling lawsuits between Mergemarket Ltd. and former employees has been ordered to mediation by the court. The initial lawsuit was filed by former employees Valeria Girimonte and Flavia Santana, who claimed both gender and racial discrimination at


Women Agree to Mediation with West Virginia University
4/19/2015 11:28:28 AM
Description: Three women employed by West Virginia University (WVU) Hospitals in the Department of Neurosurgery have agreed to engage in mediation to attempt to resolve their lawsuit against the university and Dr. Charles Rosen, who they claim discriminated


Heffner Age Discrimination Suit Ordered into Mediation
4/19/2015 11:27:41 AM
Description: The age discrimination suit brought by Corrections Officer William Heffner against the Village of Quincy in Michigan has been ordered into mediation by the judge in the case. Heffner, 59, had applied for the newly-created post of Chief of Police