Title VII Of The Civil Rights Act Of 1964

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Title VII Of The Civil Rights Act Of 1964: Title VII is a provision of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 that prohibits discrimination in virtually every employment circumstance on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy or national origin. In general, Title VII applies to employers with 15 or more employees. The purpose of Title VII's protections is to 'level the playing field' by forcing employers to consider only objective, job-related criteria in making employment decisions. Title VII must be considered when reviewing applications or resumes, when interviewing candidates, when testing job applicants and when considering employees for promotions, transfers or any other employment-related benefit or condition.

Other Words for Act

Act Verb Synonyms: behave (oneself), carry on, deport oneself, comport oneself, conduct oneself
Act Noun Synonyms: deed, action, undertaking, operation, step, move, feat, exploit, accomplishment, achievement
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Other Words for Civil

Civil Adjective Synonyms: civilian, non-military, lay, laic, laical, secular
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Other Words for The

The Adjective Synonyms: drama, the stage, dramaturgy, dramatic or Thespian or histrionic art(s), the boards, show business, showbiz
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Other Words for Title

Title Noun Synonyms: caption, inscription, headline, head, subtitle, legend, subhead, rubric
Title Adjective Synonyms: name
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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

Pianoforte

Entertainment / Music / Pianoforte: Original name for the piano. MORE

Pick Off

Entertainment / Baseball / Pick Off: An attempt by the pitcher to get a base runner out by throwing to the base from the stretch position. MORE

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