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Discrimination in the Workplace

Write a paper discussing the topic as such: Avoiding Discrimination in the Workplace

1. Legal Issues

2. Principles that apply to these issues

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Write 500 word paper discussing the topic as such: Avoiding Discrimination in the Workplace

1. Legal Issues

There are several laws that prohibit discrimination in the workplace. The violation of these laws can lead to penalties. The legal provisions include the Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 that disallows discrimination in the workplace based on race, color, religion, sex or national origin. In addition discrimination against women with regards to wages is disallowed by the Equal Pay Act of 1963. In the private sector qualified persons cannot be discriminated against on the basis of disabilities. This has been disallowed by the Title I and Title V of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. The discrimination in federal government is disallowed by Sections 501 and 505 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Those who are above the age of 40 are protected against discrimination in the ...

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Discrimination in the Workplace is discussed in great detail in this solution.

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