The Massachusetts Transgender Public Accommodations Law: What Should My Business Do to Comply?

By now, most people in the Commonwealth are aware that Massachusetts passed a law that prohibits discrimination based on gender identity in places of public accommodation. In order to assist businesses and other places of public accommodation comply with the law, which became effective October 1, 2016, the Attorney General has issued Gender Identity Guidance for…

Inclusion of Transgender Students in Collegiate Athletics

While colleges and universities have made great strides in accommodating participation in sports by minorities, women, students with disabilities, and lesbian, gay and bisexual students, the ability of transgender students to participate fully in collegiate athletics remains, largely, unaddressed. The issues surrounding participation of transgender, perhaps, seem too complicated, confusing, or even uncomfortable for colleges…