Don Livingston Discusses EEOC Policy and Litigation Developments with Bloomberg BNA

A Q&A with Washington, D.C.-based Akin Gump partner Don Livingston was published by Bloomberg BNA’s Labor and Employment Blog.  The question: What have been the most noteworthy developments to emerge so far this year from EEOC policy guidance and litigation?

Livingston, former GC at the EEOC, states, “Two things stand out: First, is the EEOC’s April 2012 policy guidance on criminal history information. Second, is the trend in the courts to hold EEOC accountable when its investigations and pre-suit efforts at conciliation are unfair to respondents, as illustrated in EEOC v. CRST Van Expedited Inc.

The full Q&A can be read here.