missouri association of trial attorneys http://kbia.org en Workplace Discrimination Bill Heard By Mo. House Committee http://kbia.org/post/workplace-discrimination-bill-heard-mo-house-committee Testimony was heard today on <a href="http://www.house.mo.gov/billsummary.aspx?bill=HB320">legislation</a> that would redefine what constitutes workplace discrimination in Missouri.<p>If passed, workplace discrimination would have to be a motivating factor, not just a contributing one, in any wrongful action taken against a worker by an employer, which is the current federal standard.&#160; <a href="http://www.polsinelli.com/raubuchon/?ajax=no">Attorney Rich AuBuchon</a> spoke in favor of the bill on behalf of his former employer,&#160;the <a href="http://www.mochamber.com/mx/hm.asp?id=home">Missouri Chamber of Commerce</a>.&#160; He&#160;told the House Committee on Workforce Development and&#160;Workplace Safety that the state’s current definition of discrimination is hurting Missouri’s economy. Tue, 12 Feb 2013 15:07:41 +0000 Marshall Griffin 28742 at http://kbia.org Workplace Discrimination Bill Heard By Mo. House Committee