Justices Weigh Definition Of 'Supervisor' For Bias Suits

Law360, New York (November 26, 2012, 8:11 PM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday pressed attorneys on both sides of a race bias suit against Ball State University on what the impact would be if the court adopts a broad definition of a supervisor whose actions can saddle an employer with Title VII liability.   

During oral arguments in former Ball State University dining services employee Maetta Vance's case — which the high court agreed to review in order to resolve a circuit split over how much authority an alleged harasser must have in order...
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