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24 September 2014

USA: Govt. agency sues Doherty Enterprises over arbitration clause re handling of discrimination complaints

Author: Emon Reiser, South Florida Business Journal (USA)

"Applebee's franchiser sued for blocking discrimination charges, EEOC says", 23 Sep 2014...

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5 March 2014

Sexual Harassment Still ‘Normal’ in Low-Wage Jobs [USA]

Author: Jane Slaughter, Labor Notes (USA)

...The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission says the restaurant industry is the largest source of sexual harassment claims…[T]he Coalition of Immokalee Workers…finds harassment of women farmworkers to be pervasive. In a national survey of 4,300...

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17 September 2007

USA: Report by Human Rights Campaign finds growth in company policies for gay & transgender workers

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17 September 2007

[PDF] full report: "Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index 2008"

Author: Human Rights Campaign [USA]

The Human Rights Campaign Foundation Corporate Equality Index...was devised with corporate diversity leaders, GLBT workplace advocates and employees to provide employers with a roadmap to creating fair workplaces. Each year, we have seen tremendous...

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7 August 2003

EEOC [U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission] Settles Color Harassment Lawsuit With Applebee's Neighborhood Bar and Grill

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7 August 2003

EEOC [U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission] Settles Color Harassment Lawsuit With Applebee's Neighborhood Bar and Grill

Author: U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

The settlement provides $40,000 to Dwight Burch, an African American former employee who was discriminated against based on his dark skin color by a light skinned African American manager, and terminated when he complained to corporate headquarters.

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7 August 2003

Equal Employment Commission settles color discrimination suit [USA]

Author: AP

[lawsuit against Applebee's Neighborhood Bar and Grill]

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23 July 2003

EEOC [U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission] Wins $1.55 Million Dollar Jury Verdict in Sexual Harassment Suit Against Florida Restaurant

Author: U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

Five Former Waitresses/Hostesses Subjected to Physical and Verbal Abuse in Clearwater [lawsuit brought against Applebee's International, Inc., Rio Bravo International, Inc. and Innovative Restaurant Concepts, Inc.]

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