EEO - Discrimination: Connecticut
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Author: Elizabeth Acee, LeClairRyan
- The Connecticut Fair Employment and Practices Act (CFEPA) contains a more comprehensive list of prohibited employment practices than the federal statute. See Discrimination Under the Connecticut Fair Employment Practices Act.
- Connecticut's employment discrimination laws generally complement federal law, and therefore, Connecticut courts look to federal law for guidance. See Discrimination Under the Connecticut Fair Employment Practices Act.