transgender litigation

The Evolving Expectation of Employers

Transgender issues continue to confront employers in a number of different industries.

A transgendered woman recently filed a complaint with the EEOC against one of the largest health care providers in the nation, and commenced a federal lawsuit alleging sex discrimination in violation of Title VII and sought unspecified

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (“EEOC”) has continued its push for increased focus on LGBT discrimination issues, with two cases in federal courts in Florida and Michigan pushing its position that gender stereotypes violate civil rights afforded under Title VII.  One case, EEOC v. Lakeland Eye Clinic, in which the EEOC alleged the Clinic