Developments in Equal Pay Litigation Report - 2023 Update
Staff | Seyfarth Shaw
This publication provides a brief overview of recent trends and developments in equal pay litigation and analyzes significant decisions and filings that have had an impact on those issues.
This report is divided into three main sections.
The first section discusses equal pay litigation at both the federal and state level, with a special emphasis on how those various legal and regulatory regimes differ and the different legal risks they pose to employers operating in many jurisdictions.
The second section contains an in-depth discussion of significant recent court decisions impacting equal pay litigation, including substantive trends and developments in the legal theories and defenses advanced by plaintiffs and employers.
The third section discusses significant developments in federal regulation and enforcement of equal pay issues driven by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Equal pay continues to be one of its top enforcement priorities and a significant legal risk for employers.