Tips for Employers to Avoid Retaliation Claims in Light of Burlington Northern
American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division The 101 Practice Series: Breaking Down the Basics © 2010 American Bar Association. All Rights Reserved. Tips For Employers To Avoid Retaliation Claims In Light Of Burlington Northern By Alyesha P. Asghar In Burlington Northern & Santa Fe Railway Co. v. White, 548 U.S. 53 (2006), the Supreme Court redefined what is required for an employee to establish a “materially adverse” employment action. Specifically, the Supreme Court...