Employment discrimination occurs when an individual receives unequal treatment in an employment situation. This section offers in-depth information on discrimination in the workplace. Below you will find links to key federal laws and U.S. Supreme Court decisions on employment discrimination.
- Guide to the Hiring Process [pdf]
Basics on your rights during the hiring process.
- Employment Discrimination: Federal Laws
Federal laws that cover the subject of employment discrimination.
- Employment Discrimination: U.S. Supreme Court Cases
Several key Supreme Court decisions have shaped employment discrimination law.