LA Printer Agrees To Pay Up To End EEOC Harassment Suit
Law360 (March 3, 2020, 5:05 PM EST) — A Los Angeles-based printer says it will pay $690,000 to end a U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission suit claiming the company sat idly by while a supervisor groped and made demeaning comments to female workers.
U.S. District Judge Philip S. Gutierrez signed off on a consent decree Monday that ends a case in which the federal workplace bias watchdog accused Sierra Creative Systems Inc. of refusing to step in and deal with a manager who allegedly harassed a number of his female subordinates.
The suit, one of a spate of harassment cases the EEOC filed in June 2018, said Sierra failed…