According to the terms of the consent decree settling the suit, which was approved by the U. District Court Friday, IJL will pay approximately 0,000 to settle the lawsuit, including a payment to Twist of 0,369. - It's Just Lunch USA, LLC, a Hallandale Beach-based company that provides matchmaking services nationwide, has agreed to settle a sex discrimination lawsuit filed by the U. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the agency announced today. The EEOC filed suit after first investigating the case, and then attempting to reach a pre-litigation settlement through its conciliation process.Being a part of the IJL team means having the opportunity to change lives on a daily basis.
Personal matchmaking also seems to be recession-proof."We are pleased that we have been able to secure relief not only for Ms.Twist, but also for the many qualified applicants who were not considered by IJL for employment simply because they were male." Malcolm Medley, director of the EEOC's Miami District Office, added, "Employers cannot refuse to hire applicants based on unfounded sex stereotypes. The EEOC also alleged that IJL fired Lynda Twist, its human resources director, in retaliation for her opposition to IJL's sex-based hiring practices. District Court for the Southern District of Florida) that It's Just Lunch (IJL) refused to hire men as dating directors and inside sales representatives.