Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

EEOC Issues Long-Awaited Guidance on Harassment in the Modern Workplace

October 6, 2023

Via: National Law Review

On September 29, 2023, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission issued long-awaited enforcement guidance on workplace harassment. The “Proposed Enforcement Guidance on Harassment in the Workplace,” published in the Federal Register on October 2, 2023, advises employers on handling new […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Gender Transitioning in the Workplace: An Employer’s Guide

May 26, 2022

Via: JD Supra

As workplace protections expand for the LGBTQ+ community, transgender and non-binary employees may feel more comfortable being their authentic self at work. As a result, you should be prepared to work with transitioning employees. Consider developing a plan with your […]

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As states consider regulation targeting transgender youths, some minds have been changed

April 25, 2022

Via: ABA Journal

A recent order from Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott directing the state to consider medical treatments for transgender youths as child abuse is hurtful to children and their families, as is a new Alabama law that makes providing gender-affirming care […]

Know Your Rights

Guide to Finance for LGBTQ+ Americans

May 18, 2021

Via: Investopedia

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) people have seen many historical, societal, and legal changes in recent years that grant them more equality and protection. Despite these advancements, they still face many unique challenges, including financial ones. Whether it […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Supreme Court Rules That Federal Law Barring Sex Discrimination in Employment Applies to LGBTQ Individuals

June 15, 2020

Via: Entrepreneur

The Supreme Court ruled in a 6-3 decision on Monday that Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act applies to LGBTQ individuals, delivering a striking blow to the Trump administration, which argued it did not encompass such protections. Title […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Supreme Court hears arguments in landmark LGBTQ+ employment cases

October 9, 2019

Via: Jurist

The US Supreme Court heard oral arguments Tuesday in two landmark cases concerning LGBTQ+ employment rights. The court first heard oral argument in Bostock v. Clayton County, Georgia. This case was consolidated for oral argument with a similar case, Altitude […]