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Report for 1995 Auto Corp.

As the human resources legal consultant contracted to provide recommendations to 1995 Auto Corp., you have taken a look at the current hiring practices and determined that the company is in need of a defined Equal Employment Opportunity policy (EEO Policy). 1995 Auto Corp. is growing at a very fast pace and an aggressive hiring plan has been established. You realize that a solid EEO policy must be in place to avoid employment litigation.

In a report, that will be presented to 1995 Auto Corp's owner, you will address the following:

1.Apply court case decisions with regard to developing an EEO Policy.
2.Develop an EEO policy sample to be presented to 1995 Auto Corp. Be sure to include the essential components of a well-defined EEO policy with reference to the applicable employment laws that are governed by the EEOC.
3.Examine the policy and its application to both the union and non-union locations. Explain how it will be applied in each of those environments?

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1. Apply court case decisions with regard to developing an EEO Policy.

The court cases applied to developing an EEO policy are General Dynamics Land Systems, Inc. v. Cline, 540 U.S. 581 (2004) 124 S.Ct. 1236 This is a case in which it was held that it is prohibited to having a discriminatory preference for the young over the old. The Title VII and Meritor Savings Bank v. Vinson, 477 U.S. 57 (1986) disallow sexual harassment at the workplace. Corning Glass Works v. Brennan, 417 U.S. 188, 208 (1974) and the Equal Pay Act of 1963 prohibits sex discrimination in paying wages. National Federation of the Blind v. Target Corporation and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, that people with disabilities including blindness must be able to access information on the company website.

2.Develop an EEO policy sample to be presented to 1995 Auto Corp. Be sure to include the essential components of a well-defined EEO policy with reference to the applicable employment laws that are governed by the EEOC.

The Auto Corporation shall provide Equal Employment Opportunity to all employees and ...

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This solution provides a response of over 600 words, including references, which gives a detailed discussion of a report which could be presented to 1995 Auto Corp's owner in order to avoid employment litigation.

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