Recent Results

March 2016

Wrongful Termination Verdict: $742,360.00 plus attorneys' fees and costs for wrongful termination based upon age, race, and sex.

Case Name: In the Matter of Nancy Cleveland and Human Development Center

Charge No.: 06 CA 0061; EEOC No.: 21BA52584; ALS No.: 07-483

Nancy Cleveland filed a complaint against her former employer Human Development Center for wrongful termination, alleging that she was discharged due to her race, age, and sex. A public hearing was held on July 21, 2015, and on March 23, 2016, the State of Illinois Human Rights Commission sustained the complaint and awarded the complainant $742,360.00 in back pay; prejudgment interest on her back pay, and reasonable attorneys' fees and costs.