Supreme Court Docket Light on Employment Law
Schoeff, Mark, Workforce Management
STEALTH CASES' TO WATCH
Recent Supreme Court terms have featured profound decisions involving pay discrimination, retaliation and the use of employment tests. But few employment law cases were on the docket when the court's new term opened earlier this month.
"They are conspicuously absent," says Robin Conrad, executive vice president of the National Chamber Litigation Center.
The courts eventual decisions may not be high profile, but they could still be felt by HR professionals.
"There are some stealth cases in there that bear watching," says Edward Brill, a partner at Proskauer Rose in New York. "And some of them could have farreaching …
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Publication information: Article title: Supreme Court Docket Light on Employment Law. Contributors: Schoeff, Mark - Author. Magazine title: Workforce Management. Volume: 88. Issue: 11 Publication date: October 19, 2009. Page number: 11+. © 2009 Crain Communications, Inc. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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