Yearly Archives: 2014

It’s October 1, Time for New Anti-Discrimination Protection

Most of Maryland’s laws are passed in the spring and take effect on October 1. This year, the General Assembly added to the protection against discrimination in employment by prohibiting discrimination on the basis of gender identity. That anti-discrimination protection also extends to housing, credit decisions, and the use of public accommodations. Gender...
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More Thoughts About the Problems of Bullies in the Workplace

Today I was interviewed for a new women's interest radio network available only on the internet. Lisa Singer conducted the interview; we mostly talked about pregnancy discrimination issues, and how the law is slowly improving, and anti-bullying legislation, where the law is stagnated. The interview should be available soon (under September 18) at the...
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