All Items: Protected Classes

  • GINA

    Date:
    August 19, 2014
  • Pregnancy

    Date:
    August 12, 2014

    As women make up over half of today's workforce, a significant number of employees and applicants are pregnant women as well as mothers returning to work after childbirth. As such, an employer faces multiple issues in managing pregnant employees.

  • LGBT Issues

    Date:
    July 19, 2013

    States and municipalities are increasingly passing laws to protect the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) individuals in the workplace including making sexual orientation and gender identity protected classes. This list of resources will assist employers in addressing resulting issues.

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Editor's Choice: HR guidance on how to develop and implement policies to prevent and respond to discrimination claims against protected classes and ensure an equal opportunity workplace.