ADA Legal News

American Airlines and Envoy Air to Pay $9.8 Million to Settle EEOC ADA Lawsuit

American Airlines and Envoy Air will pay $9.8 million in stock to settle a nationwide class disability discrimination lawsuit filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). The EEOC claimed the airlines discriminated against hundreds of employees by refusing to consider reasonable accommodations that might have enabled workers to return to duty with medical restrictions.