Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Tip: don't blame a pregnant woman's "hormones" for job performance before firing her

Zuckerman Spaeder LLP
  • USA
  • November 15 2012
    Let’s start this story with a basic truth: it’s generally a bad idea to tell a pregnant woman that her hormones will make her “get emotional” and get “caught up in things” in a way that affects her judgment.
    You need not take this from me as a lawyer-blogger. Take it from me as a guy whose wife is pregnant with our first child. Blaming anything in our house on pregnancy hormones is a one-way ticket to the basement couch.

    Full Story: http://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=3bb6af7a-3698-426e-866a-ce769650205d&utm_source=Lexology+Daily+Newsfeed&utm_medium=HTML+email+-+Body+-+Federal+section&utm_campaign=Lexology+subscriber+daily+feed&utm_content=Lexology+Daily+Newsfeed+2012-11-27&utm_term=

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