Feasterville Trevose, PA asked in Employment Discrimination and Employment Law for Pennsylvania

Q: Will filing gender discrimination with EEOC help or damage potential lawsuit?

Potential gender discrimination lawsuit is being consulted on with the area lawyers. If EEOC discrimination complaint is filed, would it be damaging to a future lawsuit if materialized? Reason for filing with EEOC is an approaching deadline for statute of limitation in the state.

1 Lawyer Answer
Cary B. Hall
Cary B. Hall
  • Norristown, PA
  • Licensed in Pennsylvania

A: It's my understanding that filing with the EEOC is a *prerequisite* to filing a later lawsuit, so better get it done if you want to preserve your rights to file in federal court!

Best of luck to you.

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