EEOC Case Dismissed against Kaplan Higher Education

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission was dealt a huge blow with the dismissal of its claim against Kaplan Higher Education Corp. The EEOC alleged that Kaplan violated Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act by considering applicants’ credit history in making an employment decision. The decision handed down by the U.S. Courts of Appeals…

EEOC Discrimination Lawsuit Dismissed

Score one for the employer! Last week U.S. District Court of Maryland Judge Roger Titus granted Freeman’s motion for summary judgment and dismissed the case of EEOC vs. Freeman. Freeman, a leading integrated marketing solutions provider was slapped with a lawsuit by the EEOC back in 2009. The EEOC claimed that Freeman discriminated against African…