Race and National Origin Discrimination

People of color continue to face employment and other discrimination.  Siegel, Yee, Brunner & Mehta continues to fight the effects of systemic racism as they show up in hiring, promotion, and compensation decisions and in racial harassment in the workplace.

We settled a discrimination case on behalf of Native American elder, activist, and basketball coach J.C. Eaglesmith. After protracted litigation, the Plumas County school district and school administrators agreed to pay $850,000 to compensate Mr. Eaglesmith and a supportive colleague for racial and religious harassment, discrimination, and retaliation.  News about this case