Know Your Rights: Title VII and EEOC Rulings Protect Transgender Employees

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Few Americans, including the LGBT community, are aware that today a transgender
employee is protected against being fired because of his or her status as a transgender person in all 50 states. This new report, compiled by Dana Beyer and Jillian T. Weiss with Riki Wilchins, outlines the consequences for April 2012’s landmark EEOC decision in a case brought by Transgender Law Center. It explains what’s changed and what you need to know, as well as the limits to the new protections.

 

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