A rural settlement is a sparsely populated community that exists in the country, away from densely populated urban centers. "Rural" means "of or relating to the country." More »

For purposes of regulating outdoor advertising and classifying highways, the Federal Highway Administration of the U.S. Department of Transportation defines rural areas as locales situated outside areas with populations ... More »

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A linear settlement is a form of settlement where buildings are built along the river, a coastline or a road. It usually forms a long and narrow pattern, which can be maintained even when the population grows. More »

To prepare for the Canadian citizenship test, consider taking a citizenship class offered by English as a Second Language programs, settlement agencies and community centers, according to Settlement.org. Citizenship and ... More »

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The settlement amount of the Black Farmers Discrimination Litigation case was $1.25 billion, according to In Re Black Farmers Discrimination Litigation Settlement. It also provided reductions or forgiveness of United Sta... More »

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In 2014, PJP Health agreed to a $300,000 settlement based on accusations the company harassed and discriminated against employees based on their age and retaliated against an employee for making complaints, notes the U.S... More »

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Workers' compensation settlement amounts for back injuries factor the costs of treatment and the loss of income that may occur due to the injuries, reports InjuryClaimCoach.com. Noneconomic damages to a worker also facto... More »