Complaint filed

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An African-American Atmel employee, LaSandra Reed, has filed a formal complaintagainst the company, alleging racial harassment. Reed filed with the ColoradoCivil Rights Division of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s Denverdistrict office.

Reed, a temporary worker who has been at Atmel less than a month, allegesshe received racial slurs via notes and e-mail. Atmel Human Resources directorCalerie Menager said the company is taking the threat seriously and is doinga complete investigation into the matter.