Genetic-Based Discrimination

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Genetic-Based Discrimination: The practice of requesting or requiring genetic testing information during the hiring process or using genetic testing information to base any other employment decisions or actions.

Other Words for Discrimination

Discrimination Adjective Synonyms: bigotry, prejudice, bias, intolerance, favouritism, one-sidedness, unfairness, inequity
Discrimination Noun Synonyms: taste, perception, perceptiveness, discernment, refinement, acumen, insight, penetration, keenness, judgment, sensitivity, connoisseurship, aestheticism
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Pregnancy Discrimination Act (PDA) Of 1978

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Pregnancy Discrimination Act (PDA) Of 1978: An amendment to Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibiting discrimination on the basis of pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, requiring pregnancy or related conditions to b MORE

Nondiscrimination Rule

Business / Taxes / Nondiscrimination Rule: All qualified retirement plans, including 401(k) plans, must follow nondiscrimination rules. Among other things, the rules prevent highly paid employees from receiving more generous benefits than othe MORE

Reverse Discrimination

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Reverse Discrimination: Employment policies or practices that result in discriminatory treatment against applicants or employees who are not minorities or members of a disadvantaged group. MORE

Sex Discrimination

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Sex Discrimination: Discriminatory conduct or actions based on sex or pregnancy, as it relates to conditions of employment, benefits, pay and opportunities for advancement. MORE

Systemic Discrimination

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Systemic Discrimination: A pattern of discrimination that on the surface appears neutral but in reality is systemic or through its application of policies and practices. MORE

Sex Discrimination Act Of 1975

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Sex Discrimination Act Of 1975: The Sex Discrimination Act of 1975 prohibits discrimination against individuals based on sex or marital status in areas of employment, education, the provision of goods, facilities and services or in MORE

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