10th Circ. Fleshes Out High Court 'Supervisor' Definition

Law360, New York (February 26, 2014, 9:21 PM EST) -- The Tenth Circuit revived a suit Tuesday brought by a sheriff's department worker who alleged she was sexually harassed by a supervisor, in a decision lawyers say shows how plaintiffs may attack the U.S. Supreme Court's seemingly simple, bright-line rule for who qualifies as a "supervisor" under Title VII.

The three-judge panel's 67-page, published opinion reversed a trial court's grant of summary judgment to Utah's Wasatch County on a Title VII claim from former jailer and bailiff Camille Mae Kramer, demonstrating that even after the Supreme...
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