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27 March 2015

Land rights experts call on Coca-Cola to go further in eliminating land grabs in its supply chain

Author: Stella Dawson, Reuters

“Coke’s zero tolerance for land grabs proves difficult to fulfil,” 25 Mar 2015...

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27 March 2015

USA: Gender discrimination lawsuit against Kleiner likely to do lasting reputational damage, say journalists

Author: Deborah Gage & Jeff Elder, Wall Street Journal (USA)

“Sex-Bias Trial Takes Big Toll on Kleiner,” 24 Mar 2015 [Subscription required]...

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26 March 2015

Blog series on lawsuit in USA against Cisco over alleged complicity in provision of surveillance system targeting Chinese dissidents

Author: Beth Van Schaack, Stanford University, in Just Security (USA)

“China’s Golden Shield—Is Cisco Systems Complicit?” 24 Mar 2015...

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26 March 2015

US Supreme Court examines coal industry lawsuit against govt. over requirement to reduce mercury emissions

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26 March 2015

USA: Anti-discrimination law fails to address women’s experience in the workplace, says academic

Author: Deborah Rhode, Stanford University, in National Law Journal (USA)

“Opinion: Gender bias unchecked in venture capital firms,” 17 Mar 2015 [Subscription only]...

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26 March 2015

US Supreme Court sends lawsuit against UPS back to lower court for plaintiff to argue alleged discrimination when firm refused to lighten duties during pregnancy

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25 March 2015
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Author: Numérama

« Twitter visé par un recours collectif pour discrimination », 23 mars 2015...

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24 March 2015

French builder Vinci faces claim of forced labor in Qatar

Author: Dominique Vidalon, Reuters

French construction group Vinci faces a claim from a campaign group over alleged forced labor involving migrant workers on building projects tied to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.  "Vinci absolutely denies the claims made by Sherpa. The group respects...

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24 March 2015
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24 March 2015

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights calls for firms to be responsible & held accountable for human rights abuses

Author: Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, on Law Society Gazette (UK)

"Ethical pursuit of prosperity", 23 Mar 2015...

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