USA: Corporate Equality Index scores record number of companies full marks for having inclusive policies for LGBT workers
USA: Federal govt., states & workers taking greater legal action on gender pay inequality among professionals
Author: Gina Passarella, Law.com (USA)
Assault on Wage Gap Forcing Industry to Pay More Than Lip ServiceA series of articles on gender pay equity, 21 Oct. 2016...
USA: Farmers Group insurance to pay $4 million & revise policies to settle gender discrimination lawsuit
Author: Ben Hancock, Recorder (USA)
"Female Lawyers Settle Pay Bias Suit Against Farmers Insurance", 14 Apr 2016...
Author: Atty. Conrado "Joe" Sayas, Asian Journal (USA)
Sharon Warehime worked as a claims adjuster for Farmers Insurance for four years. In June 2006, at the age of 61, she was terminated after coming back from a medical leave of absence due to work-related stress. She sued Farmers for discrimination and...
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Author: Amanda Bronstad, National Law Journal [USA]
A federal appeals court has agreed to rehear a class action alleging that Farmers Group Inc. discriminated against African-American homeowners by charging them higher rates for property and casualty insurance. Farmers...had petitioned U.S. Court of...