Tag Archives: Civil Rights

Labor & Employment – Civil Rights – Race Discrimination Claim – Failure to Promote & Retaliation – More Qualified Candidates (access required)

Even though the defendant-employer’s proffered reason for not promoting plaintiff to its division director position was that plaintiff did not possess the preferred educational credentials, and even though defendant hired a division director whose minimum educational requirements did not come ...

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Labor & Employment – Public Employees – Civil Rights – Race Discrimination Claim – Rule Violation – Comparator – Tort/Negligence — Defamation (access required)

Bair v. South Carolina Department of Public Safety (Lawyers Weekly No. 002-032-18, 14 pp.) (Cameron McGowan Currie, S.J.) 3:16-cv-03897; D.S.C. Holding: When it terminated the plaintiff-highway patrol officer, defendant was not required to show that plaintiff had violated a specific ...

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