Supreme Court Rules Disparate Impact Claims Valid In Housing Discrimination Suits

The Supreme Court disappointed insurance companies last month by ruling to allow disparate impact claims in some housing discrimination suits. These claims do not require a person filing a housing discrimination suit to show they were the victims of intentional bias, rather they may use statistical evidence to prove a policy has a “disparate impact” on a minority group. Find out how insurance groups are responding here: http://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2015/06/25/373004.htm