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Federal Employees Can Stop Age Bias Outside Court: Solicitor

Federal employees can tap into several mechanisms outside of court to challenge age-related policies, practices, actions, or statements that could lead to discrimination, the U.S. Solicitor General told Supreme Court justices. But the attorney for a federal employee charging age discrimination says federal law exists to fill the gaps of these measures for victims of bias.

Avon, Spinoff Reach Settlements in Pregnancy Bias Case

Lawyers for Avon Products Inc., spinoff New Avon LLC, and three women who sued the companies for alleged class-wide discrimination against pregnant workers and nursing mothers told the Southern District of New York that “a resolution in principle” has been reached in the case.

The H-1B Visa: A Brief History From Truman to Trump

The history of the H-1B visa from its origins in 1952, when Harry S. Truman was president, to the major developments since Trump’s “Buy American and Hire American” executive order.

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