Judge approves Home Depot's sex-discrimination settlement
- Document discipline investigation steps to show sincerity, lack of discrimination. // HR Specialist: Ohio Employment Law;Jun2009, Vol. 3 Issue 6, p3
The article discusses the U.S. court case, Sybrandt v. Home Depot Inc., wherein Sharon Sybrandt, an employee of Home Depot, sued her employer alleging sex discrimination, after being fired for violating a rule relating to placing special orders. The sixth Circuit Court of Appeals found that Home...
- Home Depot wins installed sales case. // Contractor Magazine;Oct94, Vol. 41 Issue 10, p3
Cites Superior Court judge J. Richard Haden's ruling against specialty contractors who complained against Home Depot's installation services program. Representation of state Contractor's Licensing Board, Deputy Attorney General Samuel Hammond; Complaints of specialty contractors.
- Home Depot pays women $65 million. Dominish, Meg // Off Our Backs;Apr98, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p5
Reports on the ruling in the court case filed in 1994 of Butler et. al. versus Home Depot, Incorporated, in which allegations of sexual discrimination against women was brought against the company. Charges against the company; Ruling and settlement in the case; Information on the business...
- Home Depot settles with state. Cantwell, Julie // Crain's Detroit Business;04/21/97, Vol. 13 Issue 16, p40
Reports that according to Michigan Attorney General, Frank Kelley, The Home Depot Incorporated has agreed to take action to stop violations, of Michigan's Consumer Protection Act and Item Pricing and Deceptive Advertising Acts at its stores in Michigan. Citing the investigations by Kelley's...
- Legal corner. Abdulaziz, Sam K. // Reeves Journal: Plumbing, Heating, Cooling;Mar96, Vol. 76 Issue 3, p8
Focuses on the case of Home Depot on the issue of whether a general contractor can do more than two unrelated specialty trades. Features of the decision by the California Appellate Court upholding the Superior Court in striking the Contractors' State License Board's (CSLB) interpretation of the...
- Home Depot $50M lawsuit at crossroads. Philippidis, Alex // Westchester County Business Journal;12/10/2001, Vol. 40 Issue 50, p1
Reports the settlement of the lawsuit filed to Rye officials by Home Depot Inc. in Port Chester, New York. Refusal of Rye to approve a permit to widen the city's portion of Midland Avenue; Concerns of Rye on the effects of the traffic caused by the store; Revision of traffic plans.
- Women's place is not in the home (depot, that is). // Off Our Backs;Feb97, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p6
Focuses on the class-action suit against Home Depot's West Coast division brought about by women employees of the company. Job, pay and promotions discrimination against female employees of the company.
- Home Depot says it won't sell plumbing supplies below cost. // Contractor Magazine;Feb95, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p3
Reports on lawsuits filed by Standard Plumbing Supply Co. in November 1994 claiming that Home Depot was selling plumbing supplies below its merchandise costs in violation of Utah state law. Agreed not to advertise or sell at prices below its invoice cost; Exceptions to meet specific competitive...
- Plumers file charges against Home Depot. Heselbarth, Rob // Contractor Magazine;Oct99, Vol. 46 Issue 10, p3
States that the New Jersey State League of Master Plumbers has filed multiple complaints against Home Depot for alleged illegal installations of water heaters in the state. What the complaints include; Remarks from plumbers' league president Gary Devine; How Home Depot spokesman John Simley...