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Case Name EEOC v. J & L OIL, INC. EE-IL-0124
Docket / Court 1:97-cv-01871 ( N.D. Ill. )
State/Territory Illinois
Case Type(s) Equal Employment
Special Collection EEOC Study -- in sample
Attorney Organization EEOC
Case Summary
The Chicago District Office filed this action in the Northern District of Illinois. The Defendant was J& L Oil, Inc. The action was filed in March of 1997 and lasted until March of 1999, when it was resolved by a consent decree. The Defendant made two separate motions for summary judgment, one ... read more >
The Chicago District Office filed this action in the Northern District of Illinois. The Defendant was J& L Oil, Inc. The action was filed in March of 1997 and lasted until March of 1999, when it was resolved by a consent decree. The Defendant made two separate motions for summary judgment, one of which was denied, the other never ruled on. It also petitioned the 7th circuit for a writ of mandamus, but was denied. No information was available regarding the terms of the settlement.

Tony Verticchio - 06/21/2007


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Issues and Causes of Action
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Issues
EEOC-centric
Direct Suit on Merits
General
Disparate Treatment
Plaintiff Type
EEOC Plaintiff
Causes of Action None on record
Defendant(s) J & L Oil, Inc.
J & L Oil, Inc.
Plaintiff Description Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, on behalf of one or more workers.
Indexed Lawyer Organizations EEOC
Class action status sought No
Class action status granted No
Prevailing Party Plaintiff
Public Int. Lawyer Yes
Nature of Relief Unknown
Source of Relief Settlement
Form of Settlement Court Approved Settlement or Consent Decree
Order Duration not on record
Case Closing Year 1999
Case Ongoing No
Additional Resources
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Case Studies Megacases, Diversity, and the Elusive Goal of Workplace Reform
Written: Mar. 01, 2008
By: Nancy Levit (University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law)
Citation: 49 B.C. L. Rev. 367 (2008)
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  Second Generation Employment Discrimination: A Structural Approach
By: Susan Sturm (Columbia Law School)
Citation: 101 Colum. L. Rev. 458 (2001)
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Docket(s)
1:97-cv-01871 (N.D. Ill.) 03/09/1999
EE-IL-0124-9000 PDF | Detail
PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
No documents currently in the collection
Judges None on record
Monitors/Masters None on record
Plaintiff's Lawyers None on record
Defendant's Lawyers None on record
Other Lawyers None on record

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