The ADA's workplace focus now squarely rests on the issue of accommodation. For this reason, the law's next 25 years will be greatly impacted by technology.
Employee have a right to express protected conduct without reprisal, just as employers have the right to discipline or terminate insubordinate employees.
ENDA or no ENDA, the EEOC will accept charges alleging LGBT discrimination under Title VII’s sex-discrimination prohibition.
If you don’t have a document-retention policy, you should.
If you use selection criteria or tests for hiring (criminal records, credit records, etc.), you must maintain those records for all applicants.
I’ve written before about the need to put the human back in human resources. The EEOC apparently agrees with me.
Unlike employers, courts favor equities and try to avoid inequitable results.
If employers grant employees accommodations under the ADA, Title VII will almost certainly compel them to do the same for pregnant employees.
Employers can be guilty of retaliation even where the only person aware of the protected activity is the harasser.
U.S. employers are obliged under OSHA as well as common-law duty to act reasonably in eliminating or reducing risk of injury to workers and patrons.