A deaf consumer has filed a lawsuit against Taco Bell Corp. and two franchisees alleging the company discriminated against her by refusing to allow
The University of Connecticut's Rudd Center for Food Policy & Obesity has conducted a study assessing public support for policies and laws that would
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has issued a final rule clarifying "the roles and responsibilities of USDA's Office of the Assistant
A federal court in Washington, D.C., has reportedly refused to reconsider its denial of hundreds of claims by African-American farmers who alleged
As the fiscal year came to a close and on the eve of the federal government shutdown, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) filed nearly
A federal court has awarded $90.8 million to the attorneys who represented African-American farmers in litigation against the U.S. Department of
A salesman has reportedly filed a discrimination lawsuit against his former employer in a New York state court alleging that the employer, who had
A federal court in Hawaii has dismissed in part a complaint filed by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission against farmers and a recruiting company that allegedly mistreated Thai workers.
A federal court in Kentucky has determined that the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) is not entitled to information about the medical examinations of Nestlé Prepared Foods employees in relation to a claim by one former employee that he was fired due to “genetic information” discrimination.
A split en banc Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that corporations are not immune from lawsuits alleging human rights abuses filed under the Alien Tort Claims Act (ATCA).