ALERT! Court of Appeals In Chicago Finds Title VII Includes Sexual Orientation

While the federal court of appeals in NYC dithered and punted last week by issuing a decision of woulda coulda shoulda – the federal court of appeals in Chicago actually did something of landmark status today:  it confirmed that sexual orientation is covered by  Title VII.

More on the decision tomorrow!

 

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Richard Cohen

Richard Cohen

Richard B. Cohen is a partner in the New York City office of FisherBroyles, LLP, a national law firm. Richard Cohen has litigated and arbitrated complex corporate, commercial and employment disputes for more than 35 years, and is a trusted advisor to business owners and in-house counsel both in the United States and internationally. His clients have included Fortune 100 companies, domestic and foreign commercial and investment banks, Pacific-rim corporations and real estate development companies, as well as start-up businesses throughout the United States. Email Richard at [email protected]