AUGUST 7, 2021
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DECEMBER 5, 2021
The state of New Jersey recently updated its Law Against Discrimination (NJLAD) to include protections against age discrimination. Below we outline what employers need to know about the anti-discrimination law.
NOVEMBER 30, 2016
The new guidance covers national origin discrimination, and it has replaced the EEOC’s 2002 compliance manual section on that topic. Of course, employers already know they can’t discriminate against individuals on the basis of their national origin. Translation : The feds are going to be vigilantly looking for employers who discriminate against people in those classes. Discrimination based on “perceived” national origin is illegal.
JULY 14, 2021
In fact, the FEHA has very specific requirements as far as age discrimination is concerned.). Barnes points to a study from 2017 that showed considerably stronger evidence of discrimination against older women than older men — much like the WerkLabs study.
MARCH 10, 2021
Similar tactics are often used in racial discrimination settlements. ” Ozoma added that she experienced racism, discrimination and abuse at Pinterest. However, there’s increasing pressure on employers to disclose systemic discrimination issues within their organizations. .
JANUARY 9, 2022
Entertainment company Riot Games recently settled a multi-year-long gender discrimination class-action lawsuit with the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH). The post Riot Games Settles Gender Discrimination Lawsuit at $100 Million first appeared on Trusaic.
JULY 27, 2021
Following a two-year investigation, the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH) sued the entertainment gaming giant, Activision Blizzard for systematic discrimination on July 21, 2021.
JULY 27, 2021
While updating recruiting and hiring methods and practices to align with the times is admirable, some experts warn that utilizing video resumes could result in added bias and/or discrimination during the hiring process. A solid example is age discrimination.
JUNE 8, 2016
The EEOC’s latest proposed guidance covers a topic a lot of employers probably think they already know well: national origin discrimination. ” Translation, the feds are going to be vigilantly looking for employers who discriminate against people in those classes. Discrimination based on “perceived” national origin is illegal. If you’re involved in any way in human trafficking, you may be guilty of national origin discrimination.
JULY 20, 2020
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) is a government agency charged with enforcing federal civil rights laws, such as the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 (ADEA). The post How Serious are EEOC Age Discrimination Charges?
NOVEMBER 17, 2019
This time, Cloud Engineering Director, Ulku Rowe, has sued the giant tech company claiming gender-based discrimination in violation of the U.S. This isn’t Google’s first time in the spotlight with sex-discrimination and equal pay violations.
APRIL 11, 2016
The story centered on the topic of discrimination as commented by and seen through the eyes of a few recruiters in the staffing industry. The comments in this article illustrated the very nature of systemic discrimination across America and how well engrained it is in this country. No, workplace discrimination is not a new topic. Discrimination has probably been around since the beginning of humankind, but started to get some notable attention in the 1960’s.
SEPTEMBER 27, 2021
A recent discrimination claim involving global advertising agency Wunderman Thompson is a case in point. Employers must be careful when trying to remedy pay equity issues and further DEI not to discriminate against any group of people.
OCTOBER 27, 2021
Earlier this month, Tesla lost a discrimination lawsuit filed by an former employee to the tune of $137 million. Former contract elevator operator Owen Diaz alleged that he and others experienced racial discrimination while working in Tesla’s factory in Fremont, California from 2015 to 2016.
MARCH 5, 2021
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) received 67,448 workplace discrimination charges — and, once again, retaliation was the most frequently cited claim, accounting for 55.8 The workplace discrimination charges broke down as follows: Retaliation: 37,632 (55.8
JANUARY 20, 2015
We’ve talked before about telecommuting and about discriminating against parents , but never together. Is this considered discrimination in the workplace? Title VII of the Civil Rights Act protects employees from discrimination based on gender, pregnancy, marital status, whether you have children, and gender stereotypes. This is sometimes called Family Responsibilities Discrimination. It is gender, marital status, and family status discrimination.
OCTOBER 31, 2019
The LGTBQ community has made strides in the last few decades to curtail workplace discrimination, but as with other types of discrimination, there is always more work to be done. However, many states (at least 22 as of this writing) and major cities have their own laws protecting against LGTBQ discrimination. LGBTQ Discrimination Today. How To Respond To LGTBQ Discrimination. Well-Being Discrimination LGBTQ syndicated workplace discrimination
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JANUARY 29, 2018
A federal judge in Aberdeen, Mississippi recently heard an employee’s claims that she was rescheduled to the graveyard shift as a result of discrimination and that she had been subjected to a hostile work environment. Shirley filed suit, claiming that Covenant Dove discriminated against her based on her race, gender, and age (she was 47 years old at the time) and retaliated against her when it moved her back to the late-night shift.
OCTOBER 22, 2019
A pay discrimination lawsuit against Walt Disney Company claiming the entertainment company has violated the California Equal Pay Act has expanded to include ABC Television, as well as Disney’s music label and film studio.
DECEMBER 21, 2020
million with BSN Sports LLC and with the Life Insurance Company of North Texas (a subsidiary of CIGNA) to resolve allegations of discrimination against Black and Latino applicants. Last week, OFCCP announced two settlements worth a combined $1.2
JULY 31, 2019
Six lawyers from Jones Day have filed a class-action lawsuit alleging an array of gender discrimination claims against the law firm, including pay discrimination, sexual harassment, and stifled advancement. Even law firms and attorneys are not immune to equal pay issues.
NOVEMBER 24, 2014
With the economy slowly, but surely making its way back (at least for now), cases involving unemployment discrimination have taken a back seat to recruiting and talent management, as stories go. I wrote a news analysis earlier this year about the push from the White House against long-term-unemployment discrimination, including President Obama’s vow during his Jan. At the time of that story, New York was one of 10 states mulling a state law banning such discrimination.
JUNE 24, 2021
The Notice of Interpretation signaled a new DOE interpretation of Title IX’s declaration that no educational program (public or private) receiving federal funds shall discriminate “on the basis of sex.” A new document from the U.S.
DECEMBER 7, 2021
An employee who was purportedly insubordinate failed to demonstrate her suspension was based on gender discrimination when the alleged biased supervisor was not involved in the decision to suspend the employee.
MARCH 10, 2020
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JUNE 24, 2020
A number of federal, state, and local laws make it illegal to discriminate against a job candidate or employee on the basis of age. For example, theAge Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) prohibits discrimination based on age for persons 40 or older.
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DECEMBER 8, 2020
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission sued a restaurant in Michigan, claiming that it engaged in sex discrimination toward its female employees by subjecting them to sexual harassment and maintaining a hostile work environment. discrimination.” Image by GraphicMama-team from Pixabay.
JANUARY 31, 2021
A new Executive Order from President Biden portends a seismic shift in White House policy on preventing and combating discrimination on the basis of gender identity and sexual orientation. “It The post Biden’s Order Signals Shift Towards Fighting Discrimination first appeared on Trusaic.
NOVEMBER 7, 2021
As a result, AstraZeneca, IBM, Thomson Reuters, Serco, and Aecom Management Services will be paying big for claims alleging pay discrimination. Under new leadership, the agency is bolstering efforts to combat pay discrimination head-on – the latest OFCCP director, Jenny R.
NOVEMBER 24, 2021
When is workplace banter just banter and when does it become discrimination? Employment lawyer and HR consultant Catherine Wilson highlights recent case law and advises on how employers can deal with banter to help avoid discrimination claims.
MAY 7, 2021
An employee complained to me that a coworker frequently yells at the employee for parking in the wrong spot and says that the coworker is “discriminating” against him by yelling at him. CalChamber members can read more about Types of Discrimination in the HR Library.
NOVEMBER 23, 2021
Knowing how to avoid bias in hiring is essential for creating an inclusive work environment that’s free from discrimination. This kind of personality-based discrimination doesn’t compare to the systematic oppression certain groups experience at work and have experienced for decades.
NOVEMBER 13, 2019
One important legal concern to keep in mind are the federal laws against employment discrimination enforced by the U.S. It is possible to inadvertently conduct a reduction in force in a way that opens your company up to layoff discrimination lawsuits.
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JULY 10, 2019
Business Human Resources Leadership business leaders business outcomes Career Career Advice discrimination Growth HR HR101 hrblog HRblogs Humanbiz Improvement Workplace workplace discrimination workplace safety workplace wellnessMany of us have been taught not to enter conflicts, to be diplomatic about any hostility, but not a lot of us were taught to stand up for ourselves when threatened.
JUNE 3, 2021
What this means for Colorado employers is that liability would accrue for employment discrimination and harassment against a whole new class of individuals, including those working in the gig economy with limited connections to their organizations.
JANUARY 6, 2021
has entered into a conciliation agreement with the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) to settle allegations of hiring discrimination at the foodservice distributors’ Wixom, Michigan facility. Affirmative Action Gender DiscriminationUS Foods, Inc.