Pregnancy discrimination

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24 September 2018

USA: Govt. agency files lawsuit against Walmart alleging pregnancy discrimination

Author: Vanessa Romo, National Public Radio (USA)

"Federal Commission Sues Walmart For Alleged Discrimination Against Pregnant Employees", 21 Sep 2018...

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22 August 2018

Kenya: Former employee sues Jubilee Insurance for alleged pregnancy discrimination

Author: The Star (Kenya)

"Jubilee Insurance on the spot for firing woman over pregnancy" ...

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17 July 2018
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16 July 2018

Amazon workers strike over working conditions & collective bargaining rights urging customers to boycott Prime Day sales

workers at warehouses in England, France, Germany, Italy, Spain and Poland engaged in strike ...

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19 April 2018

Sri Lanka: Recruitment agencies allegedly force female domestic workers to take contraceptives to secure work in the Gulf

Author: Sophie Cousins, The Guardian

"Recruiters order Sri Lankan women to take birth control before working in Gulf", 6 April 2018...

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18 April 2018

Myanmar: Female garment workers report sexual harassment and routine pregnancy tests in factories

Author: ABC (Australia)

14 April 2018...

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16 April 2018

USA: Ex-employee files lawsuit against pharmaceutical co. Alimera Sciences alleging pregnancy discrimination

Author: Amanda Thomas, Northern California Record (USA)

"Former Alimera Sciences employee files workplace discrimination suit", 14 Apr 2018...

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1 April 2018

Fair Labor Association reports pregnancy discrimination and deportation of migrant women workers in Asia

Author: Anuradha Nagaraj, Thomson Reuters Foundation

"Pregnant migrant workers in Asia face discrimination, deportation-report," 26 March 2018...

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29 March 2018

Corporate Legal Accountability Quarterly Bulletin: The legal significance of #MeToo

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8 March 2018

China: Court rules in favour of employee in lawsuit over unfair dismissal due to pregnancy

Author: Ni Dandan, Sixth Tone (China)

"Pregnant Woman Was Fired Illegally, Beijing Court Rules", 8 Mar 2018...

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