Employers can ban 'sexy' dressing at work

Courts in the U.S. say employers have right to set conservative dress codes, as long as the rules apply equally to men and women
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|hrreporter.com|Last Updated: 03/19/2004

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ourts in the U.S. are allowing employers to ban what they consider to be “sexy” dressing in the workplace, according to Eric Matusewitch, deputy director of the New York City Equal Employment Practices Commission.

What, in the eyes of U.S. courts, constitutes sexy?