No. 99-15416.

275 F.3d 1014 (2001)

Charlie SLEDGE, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. GOODYEAR DUNLOP TIRES NORTH AMERICA, LTD., Defendant-Appellee.

United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit.

December 10, 2001.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Lee David Winston, Robert L. Wiggins, Jr., Gordon, Silberman, Wiggins & Childs, Birmingham, AL, for Plaintiff-Appellant.

Stanford G. Wilson, Victor J. Maya, Patrick L. Lail, Elarbee, Thompson & Trapnell, Atlanta, GA, for Defendant-Appellee.

Before ANDERSON, Chief Judge, and TJOFLAT and BIRCH, Circuit Judges.


In this suit for legal and equitable relief under Title VII, 42 U.S.C. § 2000e, et seq., and 42 U.S.C. § 1981, Charles Sledge, who is black, claims that his employer, Goodyear Dunlop Tires North America, Ltd. ("Goodyear") refused to promote him on account of his race. The district court granted Goodyear summary judgment on the ground that Sledge failed to establish that he was qualified for the position he was seeking; thus, Goodyear was...

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