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Government sues Cheesecake Factory

July 11, 2008 8:59:00 AM PDT
The government is suing the Cheesecake Factory claiming management failed to stop sexual harassment at one of its restaurants.The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission said men were harassing other men at a restaurant in Chandler, Arizona.

The complaint said the men were allegedly grabbed and forced to endure simulated sex with their clothes on.

The three victims reportedly told the government the Cheesecake Factory managers "seemed to kind of find the whole thing amusing."

The Calabasas-based chain says it is committed to providing a positive, productive and professional work environment.


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