Two former employees of Japan's Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG) have filed separate suits against the bank in New York and Tokyo for unlawful dismissal, after they had each tried to seek recourse within the company for discrimination and harassment.
According to court filings for both cases, the megabank is alleged to have subjected the two employees to "discriminatory and retaliatory treatment" for ostensibly failing to conform to traditional Japanese workplace etiquette.
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