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Monthly Archives: December 2015

2015’s Top 5 Most Intriguing Decisions In EEOC-Initiated Litigation (And A Preview Of Our Annual EEOC Litigation Report)

Posted in EEOC Litigation

By Gerald L. Maatman, Jr., Christopher J. DeGroff, and Matthew J. Gagnon

We are pleased to offer our loyal blog readers our analysis of the five most intriguing decisions in 2015 relative to EEOC lawsuits, along with a pre-publication preview of our annual report on developments and trends in EEOC-initiated litigation. That book, entitled EEOC-Initiated Litigation: Case Law Developments Continue Reading

Seventh Circuit “Releases” CVS From EEOC’s Separation Agreement Attack

Posted in EEOC Litigation

By Gerald L. Maatman Jr. and Howard M. Wexler

As we previously blogged about, most recently here and here, the EEOC has gone on the offensive challenging employer severance agreements. In one such case, the EEOC attacked CVS Pharmacy Inc.’s standard release agreement which contained terms more expansive in favor of employees than the EEOC’s own interpretive guidance, and agreements … Continue Reading

EEOC’s Request For Another Bite Of The Apple Rejected At “Mach Speed”

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By Gerald L. Maatman Jr. and Howard M. Wexler

We have previously blogged about the impact of the U.S. Supreme Court’s landmark decision in Mach Mining v. EEOC, No. 13-1019 (U.S. April 29, 2015) (most recently here and here).  As we predicted, the true impact of Mach Mining will not be known until federal courts around the country start … Continue Reading