Sexual Harassment

June 25, 2018
New York New Sexual Harassment Laws

Provisions of NYS 2019 Budget To Combat Workplace Sexual Harassment

Additional protections against workplace sexual harassment signed into law by Governor Cuomo as part of the 2019 NYS budget. Learn more.
May 11, 2018
New York Tip Credit Sexual Harassment

Will Tipped NY Workers Get Paid Minimum Wage Without The Tip Credit To Deter Sexual Harassment?

Federal law and most states allow restaurants, bars, caterers & hotels to apply a tip credit so their service workers can meet minimum wage requirements. An alarming number of tipped workers, especially women, report that relying on tips exposes them to sexual harassment. Will New York eliminate the tip credit?
May 1, 2018
New York Sexual Harassment Attorney

Sexual Harassment In The Financial Industry Is All Too Common

The epidemic of workplace sexual harassment has become the norm in many industries over the past century. A nationwide call to action has brought this issue to the surface. Among numerous industries where sexual harassment is rampant, the financial industry has its own alarming rate of sexual harassment complaints – for more than one reason. Learn more.
April 6, 2018
First Steps Filing Sexual Harassment Lawsuit New York

FAQs on the First Steps In Filing A Sexual Harassment Lawsuit In New York

FAQs on the first steps in filing a Sexual Harassment Lawsuit in New York, as discussed by Brandon Okano, Senior Associate of Leeds Brown Law, P.C.
March 9, 2018
Suffolk County Bill Sexual Harassment Work 2018

Lawsuit Against The Weinstein Companies Resolves To Protect And Compensate Victims

The Weinstein Company wants to sell, but New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is demanding that any deal made increases the settlement funds available to victims for compensation. As an example, in a recently proposed sale, the estimated amount of the victim’s compensation fund was $90 million.
March 6, 2018
Suffolk County Bill Sexual Harassment Work 2018

Will Suffolk County Bills Against Sexual Harassment Be Effective?

Two Suffolk County Bills have been passed to combat sexual harassment in the workplace. But will these bills protect the employee, or the employer? Learn more.
February 22, 2018

Sexual Harassment & Wages In Restaurants | Amy Poehler

Sexual Harassment & the Need for Higher Wages in Restaurants Addressed by Amy Poehler, Parks and Recreation Star...