Employment Law:

Unit III Journal

Instructions

Discuss the Hardison case outlined in the textbook, pp. 211-213, and include whether you agree or disgree with the court’s ruling in this case. Describe reasonable accommodations. Support your decision, and discuss the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission guidelines.

Your journal entry must be at least 200 words. No references or citations are necessary.

Unit III PowerPoint Presentation

Instructions

Create a PowerPoint presentation that you might deliver to administration on the following topic:

Gender Discrimination and Sexual Harassment

In the presentation, you need to explain federally prohibited gender discrimination, sexual harassment in the workplace, and the role of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Also, discuss affirmative action plans your company may institute. The purpose of the presentation is to educate administration on prevention and detection of workplace discrimination. Provide a transcript of what you might say for each slide in the notes section.

The PowerPoint should have at least 10 slides, not including a title slide with the title and your name and a reference slide(s) with five to seven references (citing at least two from the CSU Online Library). It should follow APA style for citing and referencing.

See the CSU Writing Center’s tutorial linked below regarding PowerPoint Best Practices for assistance.

PowerPoint Best Practices

Unit IV Journal

Instructions

What are some examples of age discrimination under the Age Discrimination Employment Act? Discuss when age can be a bona fide occupational qualification (BFOQ). As the head of human resources, what recommendations would you have to prevent your company from violating this act?

Your journal entry must be at least 200 words. No references or citations are necessary.

Unit IV Scholarly Activity

Instructions

You are the resource manager of Blue Bell Freight, a large trucking company. You have just hired a new driver, Shirley Williams. Shirley is of African American descent. The company did a physical on her as a new hire. The company nurse informed you that she has lupus. You are concerned that her health may affect her driving ability. Write a memo to the CEO describing your legal concerns and applicable statutes and laws concerning discrimination. What course of action do you advise the CEO to take, and why? Consider affirmative action policies in your response.

Your memo should be at least one full page, follow APA guidelines, and cite at least one reference.