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10 February 2016

Philippines: Labour Commission finds hairstylist guilty of discriminating against HIV-positive ex-employee

Author: InterAksyon (Philippines)

“HIV-positive worker wins labor discrimination case vs celebrity hairstylist, to get P600,000”, 7 Feb 2016...

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10 February 2016

UK: Employment tribunal finds Starbucks discriminated against dyslexic employee

Author: Clive Coleman, BBC News (UK)

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8 February 2016

USA: 2 Senators introduce bill to limit use of arbitration by companies including in employment disputes

Author: Jessica Silver-Greenberg & Michael Corkery, New York Times (USA)

"Bill Seeks to Limit Use of Arbitration to Avoid Courts", 4 Feb 2016...

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6 February 2016

China: 14 govt. officials & company executives jailed over 2014 factory explosion in Kunshan that killed 146 workers

Author: AFP

"China jails 14 over factory blast that killed 146", 3 Feb 2016...

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6 February 2016

China: Labour group sues state media for defamation against detained activists

Author: Nathan VanderKlippe, Globe & Mail

"Activist group challenges China’s state media with defamation suit", 25 Jan 2016...

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5 February 2016

Germany: Report recommends for govt. to apply due diligence requirements to human rights concerns

Author: Robert Grabosch & Christian Scheper, Friedrich Ebert Stiftung

"Corporate Obligations with Regard to Human Rights Due Diligence: Policy and Legal Approaches", Dec 2015...

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5 February 2016

Hungary: Court acquits leaders of aluminium firm accused of negligence over toxic spill killing 10

Author: Marton Dunai, Reuters

"Hungary court acquits leaders of firm behind toxic spill", 28 Jan 2016...

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5 February 2016

USA: Former Yahoo male employee sues tech firm for alleged gender discrimination

Author: Julia Carrie Wong, Guardian (UK)

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4 February 2016
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Author: Le Monde (France)

« Orange condamné pour homicide involontaire après la chute mortelle d'un salarié », 3 février 2016...

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3 February 2016
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Author: ComunicaRSE

“Rechazan el pedido de Nestlé para desestimar demanda por trabajo infantil”...

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