BEAUMONT — An African-American man is suing the owners of a Domino's Pizza in Orange, alleging a hostile work environment, racial discrimination and retaliation.
Terrance Terrell Carriere of Lake Charles, Louisiana, filed a complaint Jan. 19 in the Beaumont Division of the Eastern District of Texas against Brown-N-Brown Domino's Pizza LLC, alleging violation of Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act and the Americans With Disabilities Act.
According to the complaint, as a result of the defendant's unlawful discrimination, Carriere, suffered adverse employment action, embarrassment, emotional pain and was treated less fairly than others during his employment as a Domino's store general manager from May 2015 to August 2016 .
The plaintiff alleges the defendant subjected him to racial discrimination, intimidation, harassment, retaliation and termination due to his race and disability.
Carriere seeks trial by jury, compensatory and punitive damages, reasonable attorney fees and court costs and all other damages as are appropriate. He is represented by attorney James E. Sudduth III of Sudduth & Associates LLC in Lake Charles.
Beaumont Division of the Eastern District of Texas Case number 1:17-cv-00018