Tag Archives: Hawaii

County to pay $120,000 to settle a harassment claim

Kauai County, Hawaii will pay $120,000 to settle a federal case by a former assistant prosecuting attorney who claimed that she was subjected to racial harassment because she’s white, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission announced Thursday.

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City to settle trip-and-fall case for $1 million

Three years after a Honolulu jury awarded a California woman more than $3.6 million in damages for injuries she sustained when she fell on a Waikiki sidewalk, the City and County of Honolulu is on the verge of dropping its appeal ...

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Hotel settles lawsuit over gratuities

The Fairmont Kea Lani hotel on Maui, Hawaii will pay roughly 240 present and former employees $500,000 to settle a lawsuit over how gratuities were divided between workers and the company.

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