Tesla faces investor test after big jury award over racism

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Reuters

By Hyunjoo Jin, Ross Kerber and Rick Linsk SAN FRANCISCO/BOSTON (Reuters) – A contract worker has won a $137 million jury award over workplace racism against Tesla Inc, raising pressure on the electric vehicle maker whose shareholders will vote on Thursday on a proposal to review how it addresses similar complaints for full-time employees. The nonbinding shareholder resolution asks Tesla’s board to study the impact of the company’s current use of mandatory arbitration to resolve complaints of harassment and discrimination in its workplace. Tesla opposes the plan. On Monday, a San Francisco fed…

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