Analysis of The Supreme Court of the United States case of Griggs v. Duke Power Company (1971)
Search the internet and find the case The Supreme Court of the United States case of Griggs v. Duke
Power Company (1971). Analyze and present a summary of the case. When preparing the summary make
sure you answer the following questions:
- Why was the case brought? Give a summary of the factors that led to the case.
- What three factors were laid out by Chief Justice Burger as affecting equal employment legislation?
- What is the relevance of this case to Human Resource Management? Give an example.
- Did you agree or disagree with the outcome of the case and why?