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Case Name EEOC v. Union Pacific Railroad Company EE-MO-0088
Docket / Court 4:97-cv-01758-DJS ( E.D. Mo. )
State/Territory Missouri
Case Type(s) Equal Employment
Special Collection EEOC Study -- in sample
Attorney Organization EEOC
Case Summary
In August 1997, the EEOC district office in St. Louis, Missouri brought this suit against the Union Pacific Railroad Company, a national freight carrier, in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri. The complaint is currently unavailable. A joint motion for a consent decree ... read more >
In August 1997, the EEOC district office in St. Louis, Missouri brought this suit against the Union Pacific Railroad Company, a national freight carrier, in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri. The complaint is currently unavailable. A joint motion for a consent decree was entered onto the docket the same day as the initial complaint. The consent decree was granted two days later on 28 August 1997. The decree is currently unavailable.

Jason Chester - 06/16/2007


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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 Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), 42 U.S.C. ยงยง 12111 et seq.
Defendant(s) Union Pacific Railroad 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
Case Closing Year 1997
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)
[ Detail ] [ External Link ]

  Second Generation Employment Discrimination: A Structural Approach
By: Susan Sturm (Columbia Law School)
Citation: 101 Colum. L. Rev. 458 (2001)
[ Detail ] [ External Link ]

Docket(s)
4:97-cv-01758-DJS (E.D. Mo.)
EE-MO-0088-9000.pdf | Detail
Date: 09/11/1997
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
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