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Case Name EEOC v. EVELETH TACONITE COMPANY et al EE-MN-0016
Docket / Court 5:96-cv-00339-JRT-RLE ( D. Minn. )
State/Territory Minnesota
Case Type(s) Equal Employment
Special Collection EEOC Study -- in sample
Attorney Organization EEOC
Case Summary
The EEOC's Milwaukee area office sued Eveleth Taconite Company, Eveleth Expansion Company, Oglebay Norton Company, and Oglebay Borton Taconite Company, on November 21, 1996 in the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota. The EEOC's cause of action is unknown because the docket is the ... read more >
The EEOC's Milwaukee area office sued Eveleth Taconite Company, Eveleth Expansion Company, Oglebay Norton Company, and Oglebay Borton Taconite Company, on November 21, 1996 in the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota. The EEOC's cause of action is unknown because the docket is the only document available for this case. The parties entered into a consent decree almost immediately after the case was filed, on December 13, 1996. The contents of the consent decree are unknown.

Kevin Wilemon - 07/24/2007


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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) Eleventh Taconite Company
Eveleth Expansion Company
Eveleth Taconite Company
Oglebay Borton Taconite Company
Oglebay Norton Company
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 1996
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)
5:96-cv-00339-JRT-RLE (D. Minn.) 12/16/1996
EE-MN-0016-9000.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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