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Case Name EEOC v. PERFECTION STEEL TREATING, INC. EE-MI-0126
Docket / Court 2:97-cv-70306-PJD ( E.D. Mich. )
State/Territory Michigan
Case Type(s) Equal Employment
Special Collection EEOC Study -- in sample
Attorney Organization EEOC
Case Summary
In January 1997, the Detriot Office of the EEOC filed this lawsuit against Perfection Steel Treating, Incorporated in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan. We do not have a copy of the complaint; therefore, the exact allegations are unknown. Following discovery, a failed ... read more >
In January 1997, the Detriot Office of the EEOC filed this lawsuit against Perfection Steel Treating, Incorporated in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan. We do not have a copy of the complaint; therefore, the exact allegations are unknown. Following discovery, a failed motion for summary judgment by the defendant, and a failed motion for partial summary judgment by the EEOC, the case went to jury trial in October 1997 and a mistrial was declared. Following a second jury trial in January and February of 1998, the jury found in favor of the defendant.

David Friedman - 03/06/2008


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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
Defendant(s) Perfection Steel Treating, Incorporated
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 Defendant
Public Int. Lawyer Yes
Nature of Relief None
Source of Relief None
Case Closing Year 1998
Case Ongoing No
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Docket(s)
2:97-cv-70306-PJD (E.D. Mich.)
EE-MI-0126-9000.pdf | Detail
Date: 12/19/2001
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
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