Recent Action by Congress Limiting Use of Disparate Impact May Affect Landlords and Rentals, States TenantScreeningUSA.com

Recent Action by Congress Limiting Use of Disparate Impact May Affect Landlords and Rentals, States TenantScreeningUSA.com
TenantScreeningUSA.com Waltham, MA (PRWEB) June 23, 2015 Disparate impact is a complicated legal issue, one not easily explained. From the National Fair Housing website, disparate impact, as related to housing, is defined as such (Jan. 15, 15): “Disparate Impact is a legal doctrine under the Fair Housing Act ...

Proceedings of the IEEE Examines the Impact of Digital Technology on Social Networks and Computer Science Tools

Proceedings of the IEEE Examines the Impact of Digital Technology on Social Networks and Computer Science Tools
Piscataway, NJ (PRWEB) March 25, 2015 Digital technology is changing our social networks, as well as the tools we have for studying and designing those networks. In the future, those changes won’t just impact the careers of engineers, mathematicians and computer scientists—they could change the structure of society itself. In a recent issue of Proceedings ...

Annual Burns Impact Hardwood Forests Decades Later

Annual Burns Impact Hardwood Forests Decades Later
(PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Castanea – In the southeastern United States, large forested areas were cleared, farmed, abandoned, and then burned to keep grasses under control. Some areas have been allowed to grow back into forests in recent decades, but whether they can even partially erase the centuries of human use is uncertain. An ...