Circle K agreed to an $8 million settlement with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) to resolve claims the company discriminated against disabled and pregnant workers.
Circle K is a chain of gas stations with franchises all over the country. According to a lawsuit from the EEOC, Circle K discriminates against pregnant and disabled employees.
The EEOC claims Circle K denied reasonable accommodations to pregnant and disabled employees. As a result, these workers were allegedly subjected to involuntary unpaid leave, retaliation and even termination. The EEOC maintains these discriminatory policies violated the Americans with Disabilities Act, Title VII and the Pregnancy Discrimination Act.
Circle K hasn’t admitted any wrongdoing but agreed to a settlement with the EEOC to resolve these allegations.
Circle K Discrimination EEOC Class Action Lawsuit
- Who’s Eligible:
- Current and former Circle K employees who sought reasonable accommodations for a disability or pregnancy and were terminated between July 10, 2009, and Sept. 26, 2022.
- Estimated Amount: Varies
- Proof of Purchase: N/A
- Claim Form Deadline: 02/26/2023
- Case Name & Number:
- EEOC, et al. v. Circle K/Mac Convenience Stores LLC, Case No. unknown
- How to file a claim:
- Head over to the Claim Form.
- Read over the claim form to see if you are eligible.
- Complete the claim form with your info.
- Submit your claim form to receive your potential award!
(Click here to file a claim)
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