Avis Agrees To Settle Racial Bias Case

April 1999
Jet;04/26/99, Vol. 95 Issue 21, p9
Reports that Avis Rent-A-Car Systems Inc. and Avis franchise owner Barbush Rentals Inc. have agreed to settle a racial discrimination case out of court.


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