Tesla is under scrutiny by the federal agency that enforces workplace civil rights laws
A federal agency responsible for enforcing civil rights laws against workplace discrimination issued a cause finding against electric vehicle maker Tesla in June, according to a financial filing out Monday.
Tesla said in its second-quarter filing that the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission cause finding “closely parallels” complaints put forth in a lawsuit by California’s civil rights agency, the Department of Fair Employment and Housing. Tesla’s first U.S. vehicle assembly plant is based in Fremont, California.
In February, that state agency revealed that it had engaged in a three-year investigation of Tesla, received hundreds...