EMTs Permitted To Proceed With 2 Employment Claims Despite Never Applying For Job
(October 24, 2016, 12:56 PM EDT) -- CHICAGO — Failing to apply for a job with a replacement subcontractor does not doom retaliation claims filed against that employer by two emergency medical technicians (EMTs) under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Illinois Human Rights Act (IHRA), the Seventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruled Oct. 19 (Shannon Volling, et al. v. Kurtz Paramedic Services, Inc., No. 15-3572, 7th Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 18816).
(Opinion available. Document #73-161111-002Z.)
Shannon Volling and Allen Springer worked as EMTs for Metro...