Berry Appleman & Leiden

Texas
Legal

Corprate Bias Ratings

Risk Level:

Rating - Clear
Lower Risk

Berry Appleman & Leiden, an immigration law firm, does not provide viewpoint protections for its employees. However, the company has not publicly terminated business relationships based on views or beliefs. Berry Appleman does not appear to discriminate against religious organizations in its charitable giving and has not used its reputation or corporate funds for ideological purposes. For these reasons, Berry Appleman receives a Lower Risk rating.

Criteria
Risk Level
Rationale
Corporate Weaponization
Criteria

Has denied service to customers, suppliers, or vendors due to their political views or religious beliefs OR corporately boycotts, divests, or sanctions regions, people groups, or industries.

Risk Level
Rationale

BAL has not publicly fired customers, suppliers, or vendors based on political views or religious beliefs.

Criteria

Charitable giving (including employee matching programs) policies or practices discriminate against charitable organizations based on views or religious beliefs.

Risk Level
Rationale

Berry Appleman does not appear to discriminate against religious organizations in its charitable giving. “BAL is proud to provide pro bono representation through organizations such as the Center for Missing and Exploited Children, Kids in Need of Defense, Human Rights Initiative and Bay Area Legal Aid” (1).

Criteria

Employment policies fail to protect against discrimination based on political affiliation/views and/or religion.

Risk Level
Rationale

Berry Appleman does not provide viewpoint protections for its employees (1).

Corporate Governance and Public Policy
Criteria

Uses corporate reputation to support ideological causes and/or organizations hostile to freedom of expression.

Risk Level
Rationale

Berry Appleman has not supported ideological causes or policies (1).

Criteria

Uses corporate funds to advance ideological causes, organizations, or policies hostile to freedom of expression.

Risk Level
Rationale

Berry Appleman has not used corporate funds to advance ideological causes, organizations, or policies (1)(2).

Criteria

Uses corporate political contributions for ideological, non-business purposes.

Risk Level
N/A
Rationale

Berry Appleman does not operate a PAC or engage in lobbying at this time (1)(2).

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November 20, 2023

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