Employment Law This Week (Episode 93: Week of October 30, 2017) has released bonus footage of its interview with Shira M. Blank, an Associate at Epstein Becker Green.
As Ms. Blank discusses, disability discrimination is in the spotlight as the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) files a flood of lawsuits. The EEOC ended its fiscal year with a surge of disability discrimination lawsuits against high-profile companies like Lowe’s and Volvo North America. The agency filed nearly 90 total lawsuits in September, about triple the number from September 2016.
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