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dc.contributor.authorZeldin, Adria S.en_US
dc.date.accessioned2013-02-15T16:45:22Z
dc.date.available2013-02-15T16:45:22Z
dc.date.issued1995en_US
dc.identifier.citation28 Creighton L. Rev. 921 (1994-1995)en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10504/40103
dc.description.abstractINTRODUCTION|There have been major developments in the area of employment discrimination law over the past few years. While the United States Supreme Court has made it more difficult for employees to meet their burden of proof in discrimination cases, the Supreme Court has also examined the retroactivity of certain sections of the Civil Rights Act of 1991, reconsidered proof of sexual harassment, and, most recently, declared that after-acquired evidence of employee wrongdoing can never bar a finding of employer liability. This Article will analyze these significant changes that have occurred in the area of employment discrimination law and will provide some commentary on the impact that each of these changes has created for employees desiring to bring employment discrimination actions. Part I examines the developments in the use of after-acquired evidence. Part II looks at the Supreme Court decision in St. Mary's Honor Center v. Hicks and how lower courts have interpreted the decision. Part III addresses the Civil Rights Act of 1991 and subsequent Supreme Court and lower court decisions on the retroactivity of certain provisions. Part IV explores developments in the area of sexual harassment law since the Supreme Court's decision in Harris v. Forklift Systems, Inc...en_US
dc.publisherCreighton University School of Lawen_US
dc.titleSurvey of Recent United States Supreme Court Decisions on Employment Discrimination Lawen_US
dc.typeJournal Articleen_US
dc.rights.holderCreighton Universityen_US
dc.description.volume28en_US
dc.publisher.locationOmaha, Nebraskaen_US
dc.title.workCreighton Law Reviewen_US
dc.description.note1994-1995en_US
dc.description.pages921en_US


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