A Chicago-area staffing company has been slapped with a lawsuit accusing the temp agency of racial discrimination. The lawsuit, filed Tuesday in federal court in Chicago, claimed Deerfield-based MVP Staffing denied jobs to African-American applicants.
A group of African-American men filed a lawsuit Tuesday in Chicago federal court alleging systemic discrimination by a temporary staffing agency and several of its clients they say passed over black applicants in favor of Hispanic workers.
Warehouses and factories dot Chicago and its suburbs, concentrating hundreds of thousands of workers in a major hub for transporting goods. If these workers were united enough to strike, they would have huge leverage. But can they overcome a slew of obstacles to organi...
A group of African-American workers filed a class-action lawsuit in federal court on Tuesday against a nationwide job placement agency and several of its clients, accusing them of discriminating against black applicants by favoring Hispanic applicants.