Resources Related to Labor and Workplace

Memo: Protecting Our LGBT Elders - An Overview of LGBT Aging Issues

A memo on the unique needs of LGBT older adults and the policy and regulatory changes needed to address them.

Frequently Asked Questions About Marriage Recognition for Same-Sex Couples in Maryland

Lambda Legal, American Civil Liberties Union of Maryland, the National Center for Lesbian Rights, Equality Maryland, and the American Civil Liberties Union: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Guide for same-sex couples in Maryland who married out of state.

Corporate Equality Index 2010

Report from HRC detailing LGBT inclusive workplace policies and companies, updated for 2010.

Tax Implications for Same-Sex Couples

Fact sheet outlining how same-sex couples experience discrimination in marriage through the tax code.

LGBT Equality at the Fortune 500

Review of Fortune 500 companies supplying equal protections and benefits for their LGBT employees.

Working Families and Marriage

A summary of protections that apply to married couples and that flow from a married individuals employment that are denied to committed same-sex couples.

California Labor Federation Opposes Proposition 8

Text of anti-Prop 8 resolution passed unanimously by AFL-CIO on July 23, 2008.

The Business Cost Impact of Marriage for Same-Sex Couples

A report on the impacts of marriage for same-sex couples on businesses.

2008 Corporate Equality Index

Sixth annual Corporate Equality Index showing an unprecedented 195 major U.S. businesses earned the top rating of 100 percent, up from 138 the previous year.

The Effect of Marriage Equality and Domestic Partnership on Business and the Economy

Analysis of health impacts arising from inequal treatment by companies due to exclusion from marriage.

To Work or Not To Work?: The Effects of Partner Earnings and Children on Women’s Labor Supply

Economic analysis of co-habiting lesbian households compared to others