Governor Lamont's "Stay Safe, Stay Home" executive order remains in effect. All non-essential workers statewide are being directed to work from home. For the latest information, executive orders, and guidance related to coronavirus (COVID-19), visit
This department defends state agencies and state officials in employment related litigation and administrative complaints and provides legal advice and guidance to state agencies on employment issues. We are currently defending the state in numerous employment cases in the state and federal courts, as well before the Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities and the Equal Employment Opportunities Commission.