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Panel finds Auburn firm discriminated

The Maine Human Rights Commission ruled this week that Auburn manufacturer Tambrands Inc. likely discriminated against a work applicant because of his age.

Verso settles Bucksport severance payments

Verso Paper said it has sent severance payments to the last of more than 500 workers who were laid off from the now-shuttered Bucksport mill.

Panel: Shaw’s workers faced discrimination

The Maine Human Rights Commission has ruled in favor of three women who alleged that Shaw’s Supermarkets discriminated against them because of their age when they were laid...

Diversified buys Singapore company

Portland-based Diversified Communications has purchased a media and events company based in Singapore, making it the company’s fifth acquisition this year.

Ryan Jackson's outsourcing services aim to improve how companies operate

Lori Valigra |

Tossing a baseball nonstop from hand to hand — a souvenir he caught at a Fisher Cats game — Ryan Jackson, 34, exudes a surprising casual confidence considering he's the CEO of...