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Employment Discrimination – Race – Patent Examiner – Settlement Agreement (access required)

An Alexandria U.S. District Court dismisses plaintiff’s action alleging defendant agency breached a settlement agreement in her suit asserting she was removed from her position as a patent examiner in 2005 as a result of race discrimination, and not for poor performance, as defendant agency alleges. In August 2006, the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office agreed ...