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B&H settles discrimination suit, agrees to pay $4.3 million

Updated: 8:39 a.m. ET Oct 17, 2007

NEW YORK - B&H Photo-Video, a world famous camera store known for the traditional Hasidic dress worn by many of its employees, has agreed to pay $4.3 million to settle a discrimination case.

The federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, which enforces laws prohibiting discrimination, alleges that B&H Photo and Electronics Corp. paid Hispanics working in its warehouses less than others, and failed to promote them or provide health benefits.

Full story: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/21341907
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