by Gregory Williams, Esq. | Under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, what is the definition of the term “commerce”? Here's my point of view (NOTE: please read our DISCLAIMER before proceeding).
DEFINITION OF COMMERCE
The relevant law is found under 42 U.S.C. § 2000e, and it defines the term “commerce” as follows:
(g) The term “commerce” means trade, traffic, commerce, transportation, transmission, or communication among the several States; or between a State and any place outside thereof; or within the District of Columbia, or a possession of the United States; or between points in the same State but through a point outside thereof.
42 U.S.C. § 2000e (emphasis and hyperlinks added).
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