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NCAA Student-Athlete Complaints Take 'Aggressive' Next Steps

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A new government agency is embarking on a growing movement to consider athletes as employees.

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) will soon launch an investigation in what one legal expert describes as an “aggressive inquiry” into whether unpaid college athletes are discriminated against because they do not receive fair compensation. may start. The EEOC was recently referenced in an employment and civil rights complaint filed with the Department of Education in March by the National Collegiate Athletes Association (NCPA).