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Checking the right to work in the UK.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): British Baker. 7/10/2015, p15-18. 4p.

Abstract: The article offers information on the rights and restrictions for foreign workers to work in Great Britain. Topics discussed include producing documents such as permanent national insurance number and name issued by a government agency or previous empl...

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NYC Commission On Human Rights Subpoenas Macy's And Bloomingdale's.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): WWD: Women's Wear Daily. 12/ 3/2013, Vol. 206 Issue 113, p2-1. 1p.

Abstract: The article reports on the subpoena issued by the New York City Commission on Human Rights to the Law Department of retail operator Macy's over its policies on loss prevention and approaching and detaining individuals suspected of theft. Due to what ha...

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Round-Up.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Public Finance. 12/5/2003, p17-17. 1/3p.

Abstract: Presents news items related to labour law and human right laws in Great Britain as of December 5, 2003. Launch of the British government's Big conversation initiative to discuss the British Department of Labour's policy agenda; Acceptance of a two-year...

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EPA Accused of Failing to Protect Children.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Chemical Market Reporter. 9/22/2003, Vol. 264 Issue 9, p4. 1/4p.

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Abstract: Reports on the lawsuit filed by several activists against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Allegations against the agency; Concept of the Food Quality Protection Act; Violations allegedly made by the agency.

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Extreme recycling.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Machine Design. 1/12/95, Vol. 67 Issue 1, p131. 1/9p.

Abstract: Reports on the compulsory organ donation policy of China imposed on condemned prisoners alleged by the Human Rights Watch/Asia. Human rights and medical-ethics issue; Other charges made by the organization; Effects on death sentence decisions.

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Bias Against Hiring the Unemployed Is Legally Risky, Counterproductive. (cover story)

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): HR Focus. Oct2011, Vol. 88 Issue 10, p1-4. 4p.

Abstract: The article offers information on the bias against hiring an unemployed job applicant which is considered as a bad business strategy and is legally risky. It states that U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) consider the disparate affect ...

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It's time for a national plan on responsible business and human rights.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Canadian Mining Journal. Oct2017, Vol. 138 Issue 8, p42-42. 1p.

Abstract: The article discusses the government policies related to practicing human rights while conducting business in Canada. It talks about the actionable steps to be taken to cope up with human trafficking, forced labor and debt bondage. It also states how t...

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EU Reaches Deal Aimed at Sustainable Mineral, Metal Supply Chains.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Bridges Weekly Trade News Digest. 12/1/2016, Vol. 20 Issue 41, p10-11. 2p.

Abstract: The article offers information on the agreement between institutions in the European Union (EU) which aims to ensure that metals and minerals that entering the region were responsibly and transparently sourced and does not contribute to human rights ab...

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WORK PLACE RIGHTS.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Management Today. Jun2014, Issue 6, p20-20. 1/4p.

Abstract: The article reports that, as of June 2014, the European Court of Human Rights has rejected an argument of the National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers in Great Britain which suggested that secondary action prohibitions and strike ballot r...

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Ban Sought on Imports From Myanmar.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): WWD: Women's Wear Daily. 4/16/2003, Vol. 185 Issue 78, p3. 2p.

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Abstract: Reports on the American Apparel & Footwear Association's (AAFA) call for a ban on U.S. apparel, footwear and textile imports from Myanmar. Alleged deterioration of human rights conditions in Myanmar; Statements released by AAFA president Kevin Burke.

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