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Tapioca Express Must Pay $102,500 Over Sexual Harassment of Filipino Employees in SoCal

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Tapioca Express and two of its franchisees have settled a $102,500 lawsuit involving the alleged sexual harassment of several of their female Filipino employees that was filed in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California.

According to the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) on its press release, the owner of the two Tapioca Express franchisees in Chula Vista and National City, California, whose name was not included in the report, allegedly harassed its young Filipino female employees between ages of 17 and 23 by making unwanted sexual advances.