Analyzing the cases provides a foundation for understanding how individuals, groups and organizations bring issues of disparate treatment to regulatory agencies or courts and how the system works to analyze the merits of each side before reaching a decision.

Employment and Human Resources Law concerns the legal relationships between employers and employees. These cases will build your knowledge and understanding of human resources and employment law. The court cases are not to make you a legal expert but to build a level of knowledge and understanding for future activities. Analyzing the cases provides a foundation for understanding how individuals, groups and organizations bring issues of disparate treatment to regulatory agencies or courts and how the system works to analyze the merits of each side before reaching a decision.

In a paper, describe the significance of each the following four court cases:

Griggs v. Duke Power Company, 401 U.S. 424 (1971)

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Meritor Savings Bank v. Vinson, 477 U.S. 57 (1986)

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Steelworkers v. Weber, 443 U.S. 193 (1979)

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County of Washington v. Gunther, 452 U.S. 161 (1981)

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Be sure to analyze how these cases are related to each other.  Additionally, distinguish the differences between the majority and minority opinions of the court. Support your paper with a minimum of two (2) resources, which may include your required text(s). In addition to these specified resources, other appropriate scholarly resources, including older articles, may be included.

Length: 3-5 pages not including title and reference pages

Your paper should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts presented in the course and provide new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic. Your response should reflect scholarly writing and current APA standards.

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