Employment Law

Supreme Court Decisions on Job Discrimination: What it Means for Museums

American Alliance of Museums
The Alliance presents a reference guide explaining how two decisions recently issued by the U.S. Supreme Court effectively make it harder for a worker to prove that he or she was subject to job discrimination. This reference guide explains how these decisions apply to museums.=

Age Discrimination in Employment Act

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) provides the full text of the Age Discrimination in Employment Act.

Rehabilitation Act

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) provides the full text of the Rehabilitation Act.

Civil Rights Act of 1991

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) provides the full text of the Civil Rights Act of 1991.

Civil Rights Act of 1964

OurDocuments.gov

OurDocuments.gov makes the full text of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 available.

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Laws & Guidance

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) enforces Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Civil Rights Act of 1991, the Equal Pay Act, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, sections of the Rehabilitation Act, and Titles I and V of the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Equal Pay Act

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) provides the full text of the Equal Pay Act is available here.

Tax Information for Other Nonprofits

Internal Revenue Service

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) provides resources on employment taxes for nonprofits. The site has information about withholding and filing requirements, electronic payment options, and tax and reporting records. In addition, employers can download tax forms and publications.

Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) homepage

Occupational Safety & Health Administration

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is responsible for enforcing laws regarding health and safety in the workplace.

Information & Technical Assistance on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

U.S. Department of Justice

The U.S. Department of Justice provides information and technical assistance related to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

U.S. Department of Justice

The U.S. Department of Justice makes available the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Employment Law Guide: Laws, Regulations, and Technical Assistance Services

U.S. Department of Labor

The Department of Labor offers Employment Law Guide, which describes the major statutes and regulations that affect businesses and workers. The Guide is designed mainly for those needing “hands-on” information to develop wage, benefit, safety and health, and nondiscrimination policies for businesses.

Elaws Advisors

U.S. Department of Labor

The Department of Labor offers Elaws Advisors, interactive tools that provide information about Federal employment laws. Each Advisor simulates an interaction with an employment law expert by asking questions and providing answers based on the responses.

Compliance Assistance: Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)

U.S. Department of Labor

The Department of Labor provides compliance assistance for the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).

Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA)

U.S. Department of Labor

The Department of Labor provides an overview of the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA).

Compliance Assistance: Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA)

U.S. Department of Labor

The Department of Labor provides compliance assistance for the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA).

State Labor Laws

U.S. Department of Labor

The federal Department of Labor provides information about state labor laws, including websites and contact information for state labor offices.

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