Cases

Racial Equality

Thompson v. Northrop Grumman Ship Systems, Inc.

In 2001, the LAS–ELC, with local co-counsel, filed a class-action lawsuit against Northrop Grumman Ship Systems, Inc. (formerly Ingalls Shipbuilding Company), the largest private employer in the State of Mississippi, The suit was filed on behalf of African-American employees who alleged race discrimination, retaliation and a racially hostile work environment.