A very good friend of mine is an Asian Model. He models as a woman because he has very feminine features and a very petite body. Over the past couple years he's been hired for modeling and to MC Events, but some of them, when they find out he's a...
The Washington Law Against Discrimination makes it illegal to
discriminate in hiring or discharge on the basis of sex and on the basis
of gender identity or expression. In addition, Title VII bars
discrimination on the basis of sex, which has been held to bar
discrimination against transgender persons. There are very limited
defenses applicable if sex or gender identity is a bona fide
occupational qualification. Our firm practices extensively in the area
of employment discrimination against transgender individuals.
Very Truly Yours,
Beth Barrett Bloom
Frank, Freed, Subit & Thomas LLP
705 Second Avenue, suite 1200
Seattle, Washington 98104