Virginia Values Act Expands Rights for Pregnancy and Related Conditions

Expanded Anti-Discrimination and Accommodation Rights for Pregnancy and Pregnancy-Related Conditions By Samuel N. Klewans, Esq. and Michael W. Skerritt, Esq. The newly enacted Virginia Values Act (“VVA”), which went into effect on July 1, 2020, expands existing prohibitions on terminating employees on the basis of pregnancy and “childbirth or related medical conditions” by creating a…