Three Cases Involving Tests with Disparate Impact
- Government Development Bank initiates judicial action against Cayo Largo. Guadalupe-Fajardo, Evelyn // Caribbean Business;5/8/2003, Vol. 31 Issue 18, p4
Reports on the judicial action of the Tourism Development Fund (TDF) against Cayo Largo Hotel Associates in Fajardo, Puerto Rico. Demand of TDF for Cayo Largo to construct a condo hotel and to complete the construction of a resort; Africa bond guarantee provided by TDF for the resort; Refusal...
- LEGAL CHECKLIST. // People Management;3/21/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 6, p21
Presents news briefs on several employment-related cases in Great Britain as of March 2002. Failure of Coney Island to consult his employee in stalling systems in his place of work; Case on pre-employment contracts between White and Bristol Rugby; Decision of the Employment Appeal Tribunal in...
- Legal Notes. Bernstein, H. Bruce // Secured Lender;Jul/Aug2001, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p85
Discusses secured lender-related cases in the United States as of July 2001. Overview of the case Dwight R.J. Lindquist versus Marjorie Dorholt; Factual circumstances underlying Pearson versus Component Technology Corp.; Factors in the Department of Labor (DOL) Test, issued as part of the...
- Prospect of Ports Strike Remains as Critical Issues Go Unresolved. Greenberg, David // Orange County Business Journal;11/18/2002, Vol. 25 Issue 46, p14
Reports on the labor dispute negotiations between the Pacific Maritime Association and International Longshore and Warehouse Union in California. Discussion on pension benefits and arbitration procedures; Concerns on workplace safety; Demand for salary increase.
- Plotting Justifies Discharge. // Labor Law Journal;Oct75, Vol. 26 Issue 10, p676
This article reports that twenty-two union supporters were fired two days before a union representation election. The employer contended that the employees were plotting to disrupt his pre-election speeches by asking questions. An Administrative Law Judge supported the employer, and two members...
- Back to Work. Boyce, Clayton // Traffic World;10/14/2002, Vol. 266 Issue 41, p5
Focuses on the need for an agreement between the Pacific Maritime Association and labor unions in the U.S. Factors influencing the labor dispute of West Coast port; Introduction of technology to speed cargo handling; Principles of the dockworkers in the negotiation process.
- ASA welcomes news of tentative West Coast ports labor deal; calls on PMA, ILWU to ratify and move forward. // High Plains Journal;3/16/2015, Vol. 133 Issue 11, p6A
The article informs that a contract has been signed by the Pacific Maritime Association and International Longshore and Warehouse Union, after which the laborers resumed operations at ports along the west coast and states that the work stoppage affected soy bean farmers and livestock industry.
- Despite Pause, West Coast Dock Dispute Far From over. // Human Events;10/21/2002, Vol. 58 Issue 39, p5
Reports on a contract dispute between the International Longshoremen and Warehouse Union (ILWU) and the Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) in the U.S. Impact of the strike on the U.S. economy; Demand of ILWU; Plan of PMA to modernize the U.S. West Coast ports.
- Should Union Leaders Pick Their Members' Politics? // Saturday Evening Post;2/28/1948, Vol. 220 Issue 35, p136
The article comments on the decision of the U.S. Supreme Court of California regarding the Cecil De Mille case, which came to the court due to the refusal of De Mille to submit to a political assessment by the American Federation of Radio Artists. It provides an overview of the ruling of the...