2020 NYS Sexual Harassment Prevention Update: New Rules Mean Big Changes for Employers

February 11, 2020
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
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Twin Ponds Golf and Country Club
169 Main Street
New York Mills, NY 13417
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This presentation will review the new Sexual Harassment Prevention Law which was signed into law in August 2019, and how it will impact employers. Specifically, this presentation shall address: (1) New York State’s new harassment standard; (2) elimination of the Faragher-Ellerth defense; (3) elimination of employer coverage threshold under the New York State Human Rights Law; (4) enhanced damages for employees; (5) broader liability as to employee harassment against third-parties; (6) enhanced training requirements; (7) new settlement requirements; (8) extension of time-period for employees to file claims with the New York State Division of Human Rights; (9) fines and penalties under the New York State Human Rights Law; (10) best discipline practices; and (11) New York State standards for investigation of sexual harassment claims.

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