TITLE

Black employees sue Disney over racial discrimination

AUTHOR(S)
Laabs, Jennifer J.
PUB. DATE
July 1997
SOURCE
Workforce (10928332);Jul97, Vol. 76 Issue 7, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the discrimination lawsuit filed against Walt Disney World company in Orlando, Florida by the company's black employees. Information on the plaintiffs of the case; Details on the use of Resumix computer program by Disney to discriminate black applicants.
ACCESSION #
9710240177

 

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