Tesla accuses civil rights agency of unlawfully suing for racial discrimination – TechCrunch

Tesla has accused the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH) of failing to conduct proper investigations before it sued Tesla for racial bias at its assembly plant, according to a petition filed Wednesday with California’s Office of Administrative Law (OAL). The DFEH filed a lawsuit in February against Tesla for alleged racial discrimination … Read more

Judge says former Tesla worker has 2 weeks to accept $15M payout over racial abuse – TechCrunch

A federal judge told Owen Diaz, a former elevator operator at Tesla, that he has two weeks to decide whether he wants to accept $15 million in damages over racial abuse at the automaker’s Fremont, California factory, according to a court filing on Tuesday. In October last year, a San Francisco federal court jury ordered … Read more

Amazon Says it Will Undergo Racial Equity Audit of Hourly Workforce

Amazon is urging shareholders to not assist a proposal requiring it to look racial fairness throughout its total workforce. Getty Pictures Amazon is hiring a regulation agency to overview how the corporate’s insurance policies have an effect on racial fairness in its hourly workforce, the corporate stated in an announcement to shareholders Thursday. The audit … Read more