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U.S. High Court Allows Disparate-Impact Lawsuits
Posted on 24 May 2010 by Bajeerah LaCava

WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey’s) An individual who fails to file a timely charge challenging the adoption of an employment practice may file a disparate-impact claim challenging an employer’s later application of that practice as long as... Read More

Accenture Sued For Alleged Discrimination Over Background Checks
Posted on 20 Apr 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK — Accenture, one of the largest management consulting firms in the world, conducts background checks that discriminate against African Americans and Latinos, a class action lawsuit filed in New York federal court on April 8 alleges. ... Read More