|Background:||The FCHR closed your dual-filed discrimination complaint|
|Problem:||You have not yet gained access to the federal court system|
|Solution:||You request a "Substantial Weight Review" from the EEOC|
29 CFR 1601.76 | Right of a Party to Request Review
"The Commission shall notify the parties whose cases are to be processed by the designated, certified FEP agency of their right, if aggrieved by the agency's final action, to request review by the Commission within 15 days of that action." 29 CFR 1601.21 | Reasonable Cause Determination: Procedure and Authority
"(e)(2) "Substantial Weight" shall mean that such full and careful consideration shall be accorded to final findings and orders, as defined above, as is appropriate in light of the facts supporting them when they meet all of the prerequisites set forth below:
(i) The proceedings were fair and regular; and... "
|1||TBD case. Pro Se Filing. 3 Page Request. Administrative Dismissal. Excluded a Claim.|
|2||Pro Se Filing. Cover Letter only|
|3||Pro Se Filing. Cover Letter. Attached Final Order.|
|4||Attorney Filing. Final Order|
|5||Attorney Filing. Excluded a Claim.|
|1||Replace all of the placeholder tags with real information (eg "[plfName]" becomes "John Doe").|
With the use of the template (as well as the samples above), you can more easily write your Request for a Substantial Weight Review.