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Lower Bar on Religious Discrimination Thanks to Abercrombie and Fitch

by Renee Mielnicki, Esq. Thanks to Abercrombie and Fitch, the highest court in the country recently set forth a new standard for religious discrimination under Title VII. As a recap, Title VII is a federal civil rights law pertaining to … Continue reading

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Supreme Court Issues New Standard Regarding Discrimination Against Pregnant Workers

by Renee Mielnicki, Esq. As if there weren’t already so much to know as an employer pertaining to worker rights, last month the Supreme Court threw out something new. Most employers are probably aware of the Pregnancy Discrimination Act (PDA), … Continue reading

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It’s “What’s Up? Wednesday”. Time to talk about DOMA . . .

We’ve noticed a lot of chatter about the recent Supreme Court decision regarding the 1996 federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). The act, which defines marriage as a “legal union between one man and one woman as husband and wife”, … Continue reading

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