EEOC Experiences Record Number of Charges for FY 2011

The EEOC has reported that it received 99,922 charges during FY 2011.  Of these, the largest number were claims of retaliation.  Indeed, the trend seems to be that retaliation claims will be pursued even when the underlying discrimination claim seems to have no merit.  Of the remaining claims filed in FY 2011, 35% alleged race […]