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Metropolitan Life Insurance Company Racial Discrimination Settlement

Closed Settlement Statement: 
According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.
Settlement Structure: 
Case Summary: 

This is a settlement of a class action alleging that the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company and New England Life Insurance Company discriminated against African-American/black financial service representatives employed at the companies, including in the areas of pay, account transfers, and teaming. The complaint included charges of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.

Docket Number: 
15-cv-08321-WHP (S.D.N.Y.)
Class Period: 
Sunday, May 15, 2011 to Friday, July 1, 2016
Filing Deadline: 
Monday, August 28, 2017
Final Approval Hearing: 
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
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