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Wipro Workers’ Anti-American Discrimination Class Suit Narrowed

Sept. 30, 2022, 7:17 PM

Former employees accusing Bangalore-based IT consultant Wipro Ltd. of favoring South Asian and Indian workers can pursue their class and most of their individual intentional discrimination claims.

The suit identifies four employment practices that allegedly facilitated the company’s disparate treatment race and national origin discrimination under Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act and 42 U.S.C. §1981, the US District Court for the District of New Jersey said Thursday. Three of the five named plaintiffs are White men of American national origin, one is a Hispanic man of American national origin, and one is a White man of Iranian ...