Bass, Berry & Sims attorney Tim Garrett commented on the Supreme Court decision, Young vs. UPS, questioning whether an employer must provide equal accommodations regarding limited duty to employees who have pregnancy-related limitations and those whose limitations are not pregnancy-related. The Supreme Court referred the case back to the 4th Circuit for review. In light of this ruling, companies are urged to review policies related to pregnant employees. Tim commented on the status this ruling provides to pregnant employees.
The full article, "Businesses Should Review Practices, Policies for Pregnant Workers after Supreme Court Ruling," was published by InsideCounsel on March 27 and is available online.