Trump's Trans Bathroom Access U-Turn May Not Slow EEOC

Law360, New York (February 23, 2017, 10:42 PM EST) -- Although the Trump administration made waves in rescinding an Obama-era directive that transgender public school students be allowed to use the bathroom of their choice, experts say employers shouldn't assume the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission will take its foot off the enforcement throttle when it comes to transgender rights in the workplace.

On Wednesday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Education Secretary Betsy DeVos issued a joint letter withdrawing the Obama administration’s May guidance, which directed schools that receive federal funds to let students use the...
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