What You Should Know: The EEOC and Protections for LGBTQ Workers
This presentation is an overview of federal protections for LGBTQ workers against discrimination in the workplace.
What You Should Know: The EEOC and Protections for LGBTQ Workers Presentation with Angela Hamilton, Federal Investigator with the Indianapolis District Office of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
Join this event to receive an overview of federal protections for LGBTQ workers against discrimination in the workplace. Topics will include Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, employment discrimination based on sexual orientation or transgender status, and specific issues such as harassment, retaliation, hiring and termination. For public guidance on this topic, we suggest reading the recent updates following the Supreme Court’s decision in Bostock v. Clayton County (2020): https://www.eeoc.gov/laws/guidance/what-you-should-know-eeoc-and-protections-lgbt-workers
This is an important presentation for employers, employees, and job seekers.
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🤟 ASL interpreters provided for the event series.
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About the Presenter
Angela Hamilton (she/hers) is a Federal Investigator with the Indianapolis District Office of the EEOC. She is a native Hoosier and Franklin College graduate. She completed two tours of volunteer service with Peace Corps (Dominican Republic, Guatemala), and has worked for Peace Corps and in the non-profit sector in the U.S. and abroad. Angela is a board member of EEOC Pride, the EEOC’s LGBTQ-focused voluntary employee organization.
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