“Because of Sex”: The Supreme Court, Federal Sex Discrimination Law, and Best Practices for Protecting LGBTQ Workers
- 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM
- Pacific Time (US & Canada)
- By: Practising Law Institute
Practising Law InstituteMap:San Francisco, CA
- Civil Rights
Why You Should Attend
The Supreme Court held last year in Bostock v. Clayton County that discrimination because a person is LGBTQ is discrimination “because of sex” under Title VII, the federal law prohibiting employment discrimination. In this session, you will learn about the Bostock decision and its impact on other areas of federal sex discrimination law, including recent developments and emerging issues. The session will also provide an overview of best practices for employers for protecting the rights of LGBTQ employees.
What You Will Learn
• Background to and key takeaways from the Supreme Court’s decision in Bostock
• The impact of Bostock on other areas of federal sex discrimination law, including recent developments and emerging issues
• Best practices for protecting the rights of LGBTQ employees
Who Should Attend
Attorneys, employers, and other professionals looking to expand their knowledge of federal sex discrimination law and who want to implement best practices for protecting LGBTQ employees.
Practising Law Institute
- Attachment(s): Program_Schedule_and_Faculty_(LGBTQ_Update_21_SF).pdf