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Frank Williams | 10 November, 2017, 19:17

Each of the five companies received ideal scores a year ago as well.

Three companies based in Louisville received a flawless score from the Human Rights Campaign's latest annual report assessing the policies and practices of major companies and law firms around the country to protect and include LGBTQ workers. "As we celebrate our second straight year of receiving a ideal score, we continue to dedicate ourselves to creating a workplace where our people can thrive both personally and professionally".

"Armstrong Teasdale continues to focus energy and resources on inclusion and diversity", said John Beulick, managing partner of Armstrong Teasdale.

Armstrong Teasdale joins the ranks of 609 major US businesses that also earned top marks on the 16th annual scorecard. The data collected stems from corporate practices ensuring work place equality for any employee that considers themselves lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or queer.

Manchester United's Ashley Young relishing England return
I've been able to do that. "The manager is talking about a 3-4-3 or 3-5-2 and I feel like I can step into that role". And more importantly, it's his know-how and years in the game that have allowed him to flourish in these new roles.

Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC), the nation's largest customer-owned health insurer and operator of Blue Cross Blue Shield health plans in Illinois, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas, today announced it received a score of 100 percent for the second consecutive year on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), designating the company as an employer of choice for LGBTQ equality. "By implementing LGBTQ-inclusive policies, practices and benefits, Armstrong Teasdale is helping to lead the way toward full equality for all, as well as strengthening its ability to attract and retain a diverse, talented workforce".

The 2018 Corporate Equality Index rated 945 businesses with 609 earning top markings, including Apple, Nike, Macys, Pandora, Sirius XM, Sony, Viacom and Walt Disney Co.

The legal industry is often criticized for its lack of diversity. (Nasdaq: SPTN). In this year's index, SpartanNash received a score of 75, up from a score of zero last year after the company didn't participate in the survey. Armstrong Teasdale is listed in the Am Law 200, published by The American Lawyer, and the NLJ 250, published by The National Law Journal.

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