EEOC GENERAL COUNSEL ISSUES REPORT ON DIALOGUE SESSIONS ON RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION WITH AGENCY STAK
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) General Counsel Sharon Fast Gustafson and Commissioner Andrea Lucas today issued a report on a series of dialogue sessions on religious discrimination held in November and December 2020. During these sessions, stakeholders were invited to share how the EEOC can improve its development and litigation of religious discrimination claims.
The meetings were conducted by General Counsel Gustafsons Religious Discrimination Work Group, chaired by Assistant General Counsel Christine Lambrou Johnson. Religious leaders, advocacy groups, and nonprofits participated in four sessions of tele-meetings. Participants heard from the General Counsel and Commissioner Lucas and were invited to offer insights into EEOC efforts to prevent and remedy religious discrimination.