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In January, she filed a complaint of pregnancy discrimination with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Last year, the agency received 3, pregnancy discrimination complaints, about twice as many as in , when it began keeping electronic records. The Rampant Problem of Pregnancy Discrimination.
Merck, the giant pharmaceutical company based in Kenilworth, N. Within a year of joining in , she was given a coveted job selling vaccines. She was promoted four years later.
Mountis knew that when she got pregnant in she would need to take several weeks off for maternity leave. A few weeks before Ms. Mountis eventually got another job at Merck, but it was a demotion with lower bonus potential. Merck was already facing a lawsuit accusing the company of paying women less than men and denying them professional opportunities. That suit, in New Jersey federal court, was brought by Kelli Smith, a Merck saleswoman who said her career was derailed when she got pregnant.
Smith, according to the suit. A trial date has not been set. Mountis tried to make the best of her less prestigious job.
Merck demoted her again in , while she was on maternity leave after giving birth to her second child. The next year, Ms. Mountis resigned. Other drug companies have faced similar complaints.
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Feminist leaders and unions campaigned to change the law to protect pregnant women. Then, Peggy Young sued U.
She had been an early-morning driver when she got pregnant in Her doctor instructed her not to lift heavy boxes. She ended up on unpaid leave without health insurance. At the time, U. Even employees who had lost their licenses after driving drunk got different assignments. Young argued that she should have gotten the same deal. Two federal courts ruled in U. Young appealed to the Supreme Court. In , the court ruled 6 to 3 in Ms.