Missouri Court of Appeals Finds Accommodation Requests to be Protected Activity

Retaliation claims can prove troublesome for employers and have resulted in significant liability under both federal and state law. Evidence of such difficulty can be seen in a Missouri Court of Appeals case regarding reasonable...

Missouri Court of Appeals Finds Sexual Stereotyping Can Provide Evidence Supporting a Claim of Sex Discrimination

On October 24, 2017, the Missouri Court of Appeals (Western District) issued an opinion holding that sexual stereotyping can support an inference that discrimination on the basis of gender occurred in the workplace.  While the...