TITLE

Judge A. Leon Higginbotham Jr. to advise Texaco on diversity matters

PUB. DATE
December 1996
SOURCE
Jet;12/16/96, Vol. 91 Issue 5, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces the agreement between Texaco Inc. and Judge A. Leon Higginbotham Jr. to have Higginbotham advise Texaco on diversity in the workplace. Comments from Peter Bijur of Texaco; Higginbotham's career; Books he has written; Reason for Texaco's decision.
ACCESSION #
9612137913

 

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