Business / Real Estate / Aids: Persons with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome are protected under most federal and state discrimination laws. If buyers ask the real estate agent whether a prior occupant had AIDS, most agents point out that the law prevents responding one way or the other. Many states have emended their licensing laws to include that someone who has AIDS is not deemed a material fact, and therefore, does not form the basis for a claim that a broker concealed a material fact. Also protected are persons with AIDS-related complex (ARC) or human immunodeficiency virus infection (HIV).
Business / Human Resources (HR) / Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS): Caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) which kills or damages cells of the body's immune system by progressively destroying the body's ability to fight infections and certain cancers. People MORE
Business / Human Resources (HR) / Auxiliary Aids: Defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) as including 'a wide range of services and devices (necessary) for ensuring that equally effective communication' takes place with regard to person MORE