Bloomberg BNA Publishes “Gender Identity And Sexual Orientation In The Workplace: A Practical Guide”

BLOOMBERG BNA LOGOBloomberg BNA today announced the publication of a first-of-its-kind book that comprehensively addresses United States workplace law and human resource practice relating to gender identity, sexual orientation, and gender expression.  The book, “Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation Discrimination in the Workplace,” features an extensive analysis of antidiscrimination law as it pertains to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) employees.  This area of law has expanded rapidly and continues to change as more states and courts are protecting LGBT workers.

“This book is a valuable resource for labor and employment lawyers, human resource professionals, and those involved in gender studies programs at colleges and universities who want to gain in-depth intelligence regarding workplace law and human resource practices relating to gender identity, sexual orientation, and gender expression,” said Christine Michelle Duffy, Esq., the book’s editor-in-chief and Senior Staff Attorney with the Pro Bono Partnership in Parsippany, New Jersey. “Practitioners will gain a wealth of insights from the over 125 distinguished subject matter experts who have contributed to this in-depth exploration of the most important issues in this rapidly changing area of law.”

The book covers a range of topics, including:

  • Employment discrimination laws, immigration law, labor arbitration, and plaintiff and defense litigation tactics and strategies.
  • Landmark decisions in Schroer v. Billington, Glenn v. Brumby, Macy v. Holder, and United States v. Windsor.
  • Summaries of employment laws relating to LGBT issues in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico.
  • Practical solutions for HR professionals implementing policies, practices, and programs that respond to the changes in the law and the growing social acceptance of LGBT employees.
  • Numerous essays on the intersections of gender and sexual orientation with culture, education, politics, religion, and the workplace.

For more information on this book and to order a copy, visit here.

About Bloomberg BNA
Bloomberg BNA, a wholly owned subsidiary of Bloomberg, is a leading source of legal, regulatory, and business information for professionals. Its network of more than 2,500 reporters, correspondents, and leading practitioners delivers expert analysis, news, practice tools, and guidance — the information that matters most to professionals. Bloomberg BNA’s authoritative coverage spans a full range of legal practice areas, including tax & accounting, labor & employment, intellectual property, banking & securities, employee benefits, health care, privacy & data security, human resources, and environment, health & safety.

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