**Update: In late-2022, Congress passed the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act, partially in response
For the first time since 1983, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission this week issued new
Pregnant employees should not have to worry about losing their jobs. Thankfully, several laws
A Bill to expand coverage of the Family and Medical Leave Act was recently introduced in Congress.
** Update: Since this blog post, Congress has strengthened the protections for pregnant employees
‘Twas the night before Christmas, when Janie was fired. In litigation, she soon would be mired. The