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High court rules that an employee’s failure to file an obligatory agency action before proceeding to court with a Title VII claim of discrimination is not a jurisdictional bar to the lawsuit, which places the burden on their employer to raise this defense early in the case, or else forfeit it.
The extent of Title VII protection against discrimination based on an employee’s sexual orientation remains a gray area after two recent federal appellate cases, and employers should be aware of state laws offering greater protection.
On June 16, 2016, the U.S. Supreme Court issued two unanimous decisions resolving major disputes over government contracting law. All government contractors should take some time to review the implications of these significant rulings for their businesses.