North Carolina Seafood Company to Implement Gender Non-Discrimination Policy After Guest Workers’ Lawsuit

Women Guest Workers Represented By ACLU And North Carolina Justice Center Challenged Gender-Based Job Restrictions and Wage Violations FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: (212) 549-2666; media@aclu.org WILMINGTON, N.C. – A North Carolina federal court has approved an agreement with a seafood company that will institute a gender non-discrimination policy and give back pay to three Mexican guest workers who claimed the company unlawfully restricted them to certain work solely because they are women.