Burlington Northern v. White: Just When Is an Employee Engaging in a Protected Activity?


This article is a reprint of a Winter 2009 article discusses the Circuit Court of Appeals' treatment of Title VII retaliation claims subsequent to the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Burlington Northern v. White.

Published in Employment and Labor Relations Law, Volume 7, Number 2, Winter 2009. © 2009 by the American Bar Association. Reproduced with permission. All rights

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