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20 June 2016

Human Rights Translated 2.0: A Business Reference Guide

Author: Castan Centre for Human Rights Law, Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, United Nations Global Compact

This publication provides company managers and staff with essential knowledge of what human rights are and how they are relevant for business. It also outlines some key elements of what it means to respect and support human rights in practice. It is...

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22 September 2014

UK: Employee sues Louis Vuitton over alleged racial discrimination & harassment; includes company statement

Author: FashionBoss

"Fashion law: Louis Vuitton slapped with racial discrimination and harassment suit", 19 Sep 2014...

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21 August 2014

USA: Macy’s settles allegations of racial profiling of customers for $650,000; includes company statement

Author: BBC News

"Macy's settles racial profiling allegations from shoppers", 20 Aug 2014...

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12 August 2014

USA: Barneys pays $525,000 to settle allegations re profiling minority customers; includes company comments

Author: Associated Press

"Barneys to Pay $525K in NY Shopper-Profiling Probe", 11 Aug 2014...

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30 May 2014

Black Employee Accuses Tiffany & Company Of Racial Discrimination [USA]

Author: Julee Wilson, Huffington Post (USA)

…Just months after Barneys and Macy's were slapped with lawsuits stemming from racial profiling accusations, Tiffany & Company has found itself in the middle of its own racial discrimination firestorm…Michael McClure, a group director for two...

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25 October 2013

Barneys New York Hires Civil Rights Pro Amid Discrimination Claims

Author: Reuters

Barneys New York hired an anti-discrimination expert and agreed to have its chief executive meet with a civil rights group following allegations that the luxury store racially profiled black customers, a spokeswoman said on Friday…[T]wo black...

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25 September 2011

Retailers Are Put on the Spot Over Anti-Gay Aid

Author: Erik Eckholm, New York Times

The culture war over gay rights has entered the impersonal world of e-commerce...[A]dvocates...have put many of the country’s largest retailers…on the spot over their indirect and...unnoticed roles in funneling money to Christian groups...opposing...

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1 May 2006

Press Release: Nano-ingredients Pose Big Risks in Beauty Products - Friends of the Earth report highlights unregulated risks of nanoparticles in cosmetics and sunscreens [refers to L’Oreal, Revlon, Estee Lauder]

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1 May 2006

[PDF] Nanomaterials, sunscreens and cosmetics: Small Ingredients, Big Risks

Author: Friends of the Earth

Some of the biggest names in cosmetics, including L’Oreal, Revlon and Estee Lauder, continue to sell products containing nano-scale ingredients despite growing evidence that nanomaterials can be toxic to humans...[also refers to Almay (part of Revlon)...

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