Romer

20 Mar 19
Q13 FOX News

(CNN) — Facebook is paying nearly $5 million to settle several lawsuits that alleged its advertising platform allowed for discrimination in housing, employment and credit ads. From November 2016 to September 2018, the company was hit with five discrimination lawsuits and charges from civil rights and labor organizations, workers and individuals. The allegations claimed Facebook’s […]

20 Mar 19
United South African

Facebook are facing a string of lawsuits due to advertisers who  allegedly post content which contains discrimination in housing, credit and employment. According to Facebook’s chief operating officer, Sheryl Sandberg the initial legal action came from National Fair Housing Alliance and the American Civil Liberties Unions and has lead to the platform implementing new changes […]

20 Mar 19
GREENGROUND IT

On Tuesday, Facebook reached a historic settlement with civil rights groups that had accused the company of allowing advertisers to unlawfully discriminate against minorities, women, and older people by using the platform’s ad-targeting technology to exclude them from seeing ads for housing, jobs, and credit—three areas with legal protections for groups that have historically been […]

20 Mar 19
innovatorx

On Tuesday, Facebook reached a historic settlement with civil rights groups that had accused the company of allowing advertisers to unlawfully discriminate against minorities, women, and older people by using the platform’s ad-targeting technology to exclude them from seeing ads for housing, jobs, and credit—three areas with legal protections for groups that have historically been […]

19 Mar 19
The Australian

Facebook is removing age, gender and zip code targeting for housing, employment and credit-related ads as part of a settlement with advocacy groups and other plaintiffs.

19 Mar 19
Food&farming

The report “Bacteriological Testing Market by Bacteria (Coliform, Salmonella, Campylobacter, Legionella, Listeria), Technology (Traditional, Rapid), End-use Industry (Food & Beverage, Water, Pharmaceutical, Cosmetics), Component, and Region – Global Forecast 2022″, The bacteriological testing market, by services, is estimated to be valued at USD 9.58 Billion in 2017, and is  projected to reach USD 13.98 Billion by 2022, […]

19 Mar 19
FOX2now.com

Facebook is settling several lawsuits that alleged its advertising platform allowed for discrimination in housing, employment and credit ads. From November 2016 to September 2018, the company was hit with five discrimination lawsuits and charges from civil rights and labor organizations, workers and individuals. The allegations claimed Facebook’s ad systems excluded certain people from seeing […]