Art Gutman, Ph.D.

Art Gutman, Ph.D.

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The ruling was issued on 12/8/14 by Judge Henry M. Herlong, Jr. of the District Court of South Carolina, Spartanburg Division. The ruling overturns a…  Read more
The case is Rickard v. Swedish Match N. America, in which the 8th Circuit affirmed summary judgment for Swedish Match on 12/2/14.  The case involved…  Read more
Recently, I wrote two Alerts related to Lopez v. City of Lawrence [2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 124139]. One of the Alerts related to the implications…  Read more
The OFCCP reported it will release final rules on, among other things, gender identity and, more generally, sex discrimination which, by its own admission, are…  Read more
The Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA), a proposed bill in each Congress since 1994, is about to fail for what, by my count, would be the…  Read more
 The case is Marcum v. Dolgencorp (E.D. Va., No. 12-108, 10/16/14) and the reason for the settlement has nothing to do with adverse impact.  The…  Read more
On September 5, 2014, Judge D.J. O’Toole of the District Court of Massachusetts delivered the latest ruling on alternatives to reduce adverse impact after a…  Read more
The amendments were issued on July 21, 2014 amid controversy regarding who is who is not exempted.  The first amendment includes gender identity and sexual…  Read more
The case is EEOC v. Grane Healthcare Company, which has three iterations, all at the district court level.  These include an initial ruling on March…  Read more
The case is Booth v. Pasco County, Florida and Association of Firefighters Local 4420 decided on July 3, 2014 [2014 U.S. App. LEXIS 12838].  The…  Read more
The case is Stockwell v. City & County of San Francisco decided on April 24, 2014 [749 F.3d 1107].  First the facts.  In the early…  Read more
The criticisms were leveled during an oversight meeting on June 10, 2014 of the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections chaired by Time Walberg (R-Mich.).  The entire…  Read more
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