As part of negotiated settlements or court judgments, employers often sign off on “consent decrees” in which they agree to take (or stop) a certain action or pay damages.
Until recently, there’s been no central place to read consent decrees from other cases. Now theProgram at Cornell University has unveiled an online repository of consent decrees, searchable by type of claim. The program director believes HR professionals can use the database to identify potential changes in policies or practices before they ever face litigation.
Find the database at www.ilr.cornell.edu/consentdecree/search.html.
Like what you've read? ...Republish it and share great business tips!
Attention: Readers, Publishers, Editors, Bloggers, Media, Webmasters and more...
We believe great content should be read and passed around. After all, knowledge IS power. And good business can become great with the right information at their fingertips. If you'd like to share any of the insightful articles on BusinessManagementDaily.com, you may republish or syndicate it without charge.
The only thing we ask is that you keep the article exactly as it was written and formatted. You also need to include an attribution statement and link to the article.
" This information is proudly provided by Business Management Daily.com: http://www.businessmanagementdaily.com/31945/new-tool-online-database-of-consent-decrees "