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OSHA Issues Guidance on Restroom Access for Transgender Workers

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has released a guide for employers on best practices regarding restroom access for transgender workers.  This release coincides with National LGBT Pride Month as well as Caitlyn Jenner’s appearance on the June cover … Continue reading

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There’s No Place Like Home (Unless Attendance Is An Essential Job Function)

A federal appellate court has rejected the EEOC’s claim that Ford unlawfully denied an employee’s request for a reasonable accommodation after she asked to work from home due to her irritable bowel syndrome. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the … Continue reading

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Roommate.com Coda: Rabbis Need Not Share Kitchens With Hog Butchers

A federal appellate court held that the roommate matching site Roommate.com is not governed by the Fair Housing Act, disposing of discrimination claims by fair housing advocacy organizations. The suit alleged that the websites violate the Act by requiring users … Continue reading

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