The benefits apply to gender-affirming procedures, as well.
The coffee giant's investments are trailing its demand, CEO Howard Schultz says.
During interim CEO Howard Schultz's 'collaboration sessions,' employees across the nation asked for the special designation to return.
The agency is asking a federal court to reinstate terminated workers.
So far, guests don't appear willing to give up cups of coffee for the cause.
The java giant's founder has plenty of work ahead.