Dunkin’ Donuts Franchisee To Pay $150,000 To Settle Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

Mealey's (August 4, 2016, 11:03 AM EDT) -- WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission announced Aug. 3 that the owner of multiple Dunkin’ Donuts franchises in Westchester County, N.Y., will pay $150,000 to former employees to settle a sexual harassment lawsuit (Equal Employment Opportunity Commission v. Hillcrest Marshall Inc., d/b/a Dunkin’ Donuts, No. 7:15-cv-07293, S.D. N.Y.).

(Consent decree available. Document #98-160809-044R.)

After first attempting to reach a prelitigation settlement, the EEOC sued Hillcrest Marshall Inc. on Sept. 16 in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, alleging...
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