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Illinois Bar Journal
Articles From Yelena Shagall

The “Cat’s Paw” Theory in Illinois after Staub By Alexandra Lee Newman and Yelena Shagall February 2012 Article, Page 88 In Staub, the Supreme Court expanded the "cat's paw" theory, which holds that an unbiased decisionmaker can be liable for employment discrimination. The article looks at what the decision means for Illinois practitioners.