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Case Name EEOC v. Easy Rental, Inc. EE-LA-0023
Docket / Court 97-0540(L) ( E.D. La. )
State/Territory Louisiana
Case Type(s) Equal Employment
Special Collection EEOC Study -- in sample
Attorney Organization EEOC
Case Summary
In February 1997, the EEOC district office of New Orleans, Louisiana filed this suit against Easy Rental in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana. The allegations set forth in the original complaint are not known for certain, but the docket suggests that the case as brought ... read more >
In February 1997, the EEOC district office of New Orleans, Louisiana filed this suit against Easy Rental in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana. The allegations set forth in the original complaint are not known for certain, but the docket suggests that the case as brought under Title VII. After a preliminary scheduling conference and consent to trial by a magistrate judge, the parties made a joint motion to dismiss the case. The details of the settlement are unavailable.

Joel Pettit - 05/29/2007


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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 Title VII (including PDA), 42 U.S.C. ยง 2000e
Defendant(s) Easy Rental
Easy T.V. & Appliance Rental of Louisiana, 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
Case Closing Year 1997
Case Ongoing No
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Docket(s)
2:97-cv-00540-EEF-ILRL (E.D. La.)
EE-LA-0023-9000.pdf | Detail
Date: 11/10/1997
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
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