Is Weight Bias the Next Big Challenge in Discrimination Law?

This article, written by Gavin Appleby of Littler's Atlanta office, discusses weight discrimination in the workplace and the possibility of new laws being enacted to address the issue. The piece explores the conflicts that may result from weight bias legislation, as well as the likeliness of such laws passing. Finally, the article provides recommendations for employers on what they can do now to deal with the possibility of future weight discrimination litigation.