Does Jason Collins Have Workplace Protections?

, Corporate Counsel


When Jason Collins announced he was a gay NBA player, he essentially came out at the office—and there aren't as many rules protecting homosexual workers as you might think.

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  • ColorBlindJustice

    Considering that Mr. Collins, an aging career journeyman with always limited skills, does not at the moment have a workplace (he's a free agent who isn't likely to be resigned in the NBA), a discussion of what workplace protections he may or may not have seems a tad premature if not entirely moot, does it not? Furthermore, such discussion may actually make the chances of a contract offer for Mr. Collins that much more remote.

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