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Lawsuit: Oracle Called $50K "Good Money For An Indian"

jfruh (300774) writes | about 6 months ago

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jfruh (300774) writes "A former Oracle sales manager is suing the database company for what he called racially discriminatory salary-setting practices. Ian Spandow wanted to transfer a high-performing salesman from Oracle's India office to California. When he requested a salary of $60,000 a year or more for the employee, equivalent to what his white American counterparts received, he was told instead to offer $50,000, which was "good money for an Indian." When Spandow protested, he was himself summarily fired."
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