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Bloomberg BNA — Kevin McGowan

Federal civil rights law doesn’t prohibit employment discrimination against gay and lesbian workers, a federal appeals court in Atlanta ruled. Outten & Golden LLP partner David Lopez is quoted.

Outten & Golden LLP

Today, Outten & Golden's client Lieutenant Kevin Ziober joined former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson, Senators Al Franken, Richard Blumenthal, Richard Durbin, Patrick Leahy, Sheldon Whitehouse and other Members of Congress in speaking out against unfair, forced arbitration agreements and in support of the Arbitration Fairness Act and the Servicemembers Access to Justice Act. Outten & Golden represents Lieutenant Kevin Ziober.

Time-Money—Megan Leonhardt

What happens if you get into a legal dispute with your employer? Chances are good you’ve signed away your right to take the company to court...Congressional Democrats are fighting to change that, introducing a legislative package on Tuesday that would allow millions of workers to sue their employer when it comes to issues around sexual harassment and civil liberties.

The Guardian—Sam Levin

Following the recent viral blogpost of Susan Fowler, a former Uber engineer who chronicled claims of sexual harassment and mistreatment, the Guardian has found that similar allegations are widespread across the tech sector. Outten & Golden LLP partners Jennifer Schwartz and Jahan C. Sagafi are quoted.— Will Evans

The [EEOC] commission’s stated mission is to “stop and remedy unlawful employment discrimination.” But under Trump, Lipnic said it has another imperative: economic growth. Outten & Golden LLP partner David Lopez is quoted.


Outten & Golden LLP partner Wendi Lazar, Michele Coleman Mayes, and Stephanie A. Scharf, write about pay equity.