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Case Name EEOC v. VON MAUR EE-IA-0017
Docket / Court 06-CV-00182 ( S.D. Iowa )
State/Territory Iowa
Case Type(s) Equal Employment
Special Collection EEOC Study -- in sample
Attorney Organization EEOC
Case Summary
In April 2006 the Milwaukee office of the EEOC brought this suit in U.S. District Court, Southern District of Iowa, alleging that the defendant, Von Maur, violated Title VII of the Civil Rights Act by failing to hire black applicants because of their race. In July 2006, the case was consolidated ... read more >
In April 2006 the Milwaukee office of the EEOC brought this suit in U.S. District Court, Southern District of Iowa, alleging that the defendant, Von Maur, violated Title VII of the Civil Rights Act by failing to hire black applicants because of their race. In July 2006, the case was consolidated for the purpose of discovery with a separate private action brought against Von Maur in the Southern District of Iowa, Ward v. Von Maur.

On September 22, 2008 the two cases were consolidated for trial, however, the parties settled on October 29, 2008. For information about the settlement, see Ward in this Clearinghouse.

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Issues and Causes of Action
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Issues
Content of Injunction
Comply with advertising/recruiting requirements
Develop anti-discrimination policy
Discrimination Prohibition
Follow recruitment, hiring, or promotion protocols
Hire
Other requirements regarding hiring, promotion, retention
Provide antidiscrimination training
Recordkeeping
Reporting
Required disclosure
Retaliation Prohibition
Training
Discrimination-area
Hiring
Discrimination-basis
Race discrimination
EEOC-centric
Direct Suit on Merits
No EEOC Final Resolution Type
General
Disparate Treatment
Pattern or Practice
Plaintiff Type
EEOC Plaintiff
Private Plaintiff
Race
Black
Causes of Action 42 U.S.C. § 1981
State Anti-Discrimination Law
State law
Title VII (including PDA), 42 U.S.C. § 2000e
Defendant(s) Von Maur 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
Filed Pro Se No
Prevailing Party Plaintiff
Public Int. Lawyer Yes
Nature of Relief Damages
Injunction / Injunctive-like Settlement
Source of Relief Settlement
Form of Settlement Court Approved Settlement or Consent Decree
Order Duration 2008 - 2010
Filing Year 2006
Case Closing Year 2010
Case Ongoing No
Case Listing EE-IA-0020 : Ward et al v. Von Maur Inc (S.D. Iowa)
Docket(s)
4:06-cv-00182-RP-RAW (S.D. Iowa)
EE-IA-0017-9000.pdf | Detail
Date: 09/22/2008
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
3:04-cv-00159-RP-RAW (S.D. Iowa)
EE-IA-0017-9001.pdf | Detail
Date: 09/22/2008
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
Complaint
EE-IA-0017-0001.pdf | Detail
Date: 04/19/2006
Ruling on Defendant's Motion to Strike Expert Opinions or Compel Production of EEO-1 Reports (2008 WL 4822196) (S.D. Iowa)
EE-IA-0017-0002.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Date: 04/04/2008
Protective Order Pertaining to EEO-1 Reports (S.D. Iowa)
EE-IA-0017-0003.pdf | Detail
Date: 04/04/2008
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Judges Pratt, Robert W. (S.D. Iowa) show/hide docs
EE-IA-0017-9000 | EE-IA-0017-9001
Walters, Ross A. (S.D. Iowa) [Magistrate] show/hide docs
EE-IA-0017-0002 | EE-IA-0017-0003 | EE-IA-0017-9001
Plaintiff's Lawyers Cornfield, Marcie Beth (Wisconsin) show/hide docs
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Hendrickson, John (Wisconsin) show/hide docs
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Kamp, Jean P. (Wisconsin) show/hide docs
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Lee, James L. (District of Columbia) show/hide docs
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McBride, Dennis R. (Wisconsin) show/hide docs
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O'Brien, Dorothy (Iowa) show/hide docs
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Pedersen, Erika E. (Illinois) show/hide docs
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Reams, Gwendolyn Young (District of Columbia) show/hide docs
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Weinstein, Jill (Illinois) show/hide docs
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Defendant's Lawyers Pappas, Matthew P. (Illinois) show/hide docs
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