Protections for Transgender & Nonbinary Workers

Did you know it is against the law to misgender* nonbinary and transgender workers?

Did you know it is against the law to not allow nonbinary and transgender workers to use bathrooms that best match their gender identity?

*Misgendering is when you do not use someone’s preferred pronoun.

The US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Enforcement Guidance was recently updated to reflect the US Supreme Court ruling that anti-bias laws cover LGBTQI+ workers. If you would like to learn more, check out the guidance linked above. There are clear examples of what is considered harassment under federal anti-discrimination laws.

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