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Filipinos Sue California Hospital Over English-Only Rule
Posted on 8 Dec 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

LOS ANGELES - (AP) Dozens of Filipino hospital workers in California claim they were the only ethnic group targeted by a rule requiring them to speak only English at work, and want to take their case to federal court. The group of 52 nurses and medical... Read More

Agency Sues California Contractor, Farms In Thai Workers Case
Posted on 21 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

LOS ANGELES - (AP) A federal agency has sued a California-based labor contractor and farms in Washington and Hawaii alleging discrimination against more than 200 Thai workers in what was called its largest human trafficking case in agriculture. The U... Read More

Wal-Mart To Pay $440,000 In California Harassment Lawsuit
Posted on 15 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

FRESNO, Calif. - (AP) Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has agreed to pay $440,000 to settle a federal harassment lawsuit by 10 employees who say they endured ethnic slurs and derogatory remarks on a daily basis while working at a Sam's Club store in Fresno, Calif... Read More