Architects

Get RSS feed of these results

Related stories and components

Article
3 June 2015

Families of victims of Qatari Villaggio Mall fire file new lawsuits in USA & Qatar alleging mall's construction & management firms were negligent

Author: Lesley Walker, Doha News (Qatar)

"Families of children killed in Villaggio fire file lawsuits in US, Qatar", 1 Jun 2015...

Read more

Story
10 March 2015

USA: 379 businesses & organizations submit statement to US Supreme Court in support of same-sex marriage

See full story

Article
8 August 2013

'Half the mothers I know have been driven from their jobs' (UK)

Author: Anne Richardson, Guardian (UK)

When I was pregnant, I joined an antenatal group of eight women in south London who worked across a broad spectrum of careers. Two years on, only half of us work – stress and discrimination has driven the others from their jobs...For some of the...

Read more

Story
8 August 2013

UK: 1 in 4 women feel discriminated against while pregnant or after returning to work, survey finds

See full story

Article
22 July 2013

Dubai pardons Norwegian woman charged with illicit sex after rape claim

Author: Malin Rising, Associated Press (USA)

With her passport back in hand, a Norwegian woman at the centre of a Dubai rape claim dispute said...that officials dropped her 16-month sentence for having sex outside marriage…A statement Saturday from Dalelv's Qatar-based employer, Al Mana...

Read more

Article
21 July 2013

Janet Jackson's husband is accused of firing female employee after she reported being raped and was then thrown in prison on Dubai business trip

Author: Sara Malm, Suzannah Hills and Helen Pow, Daily Mail (UK)

Wissam Al Mana, [Qatari Billionaire owner on of interior design company Al Mana Interiors] has been accused of firing a female employee from his interior design firm after she reported being raped in Dubai and was then thrown in prison for having...

Read more

Article
16 May 2013

Complex designers to pay $865K-plus for disability discrimination [USA]

Author: ClarionLedger.com (USA)

Nine architects and civil engineers have agreed to a consent order to settle claims in a federal lawsuit alleging discrimination against people with disabilities in the design and construction of multifamily housing in Mississippi, Louisiana and...

Read more

Article
21 August 2012

Hepatitis B carrier wins discrimination case [China]

Author: China Daily

A court in Xi'an, capital of Shaanxi province, has awarded a man 8,000 yuan ($1,258) in damages after he was refused employment because he is a hepatitis B virus carrier, Xi'an Evening News reported...[A] Tongji University graduate, signed an...

Read more

Article
5 January 2012

Patagonia Pioneers Sustainability Legal Status [USA]

Author: Environmental Leader [USA]

Patagonia has become the first company in California to elect to be a “benefit corporation.” The legal status affords a company’s directors legal cover to consider environmental and social benefits over financial returns. Patagonia founder Yvon...

Read more

Article
24 May 2011
+ Español - Hide

Author: Ministerio de Sanidad, Política Social e Igualdad, España

La ministra de Sanidad, Política Social e Igualdad…ha entregado…los distintivos Igualdad en la Empresa…a 39 empresas…[por su] aplicación de políticas de igualdad de trato y de oportunidades con sus trabajadoras y trabajadores…Para la concesión del...

Read more