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When Sex Toys are Tools of Sexual Harassment
When Sex Toys are Tools of Sexual Harassment

Sexual harassment in the workplace has come under renewed scrutiny due to a growing number of scandals involving high-profile business, entertainment, and political leaders. As we have learned from the seemingly daily news reports, sexual harassment covers a wide variety of ...

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Blog posts in November, 2017

  • Separating Interns From Employees Under New York Labor Law

    Federal and New York State employment laws requires employers to pay their employees a certain minimum wage and overtime pay. The critical thing, ...

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  • New York Law Permits "Sealing" of Criminal Records From Potential Employers

    Having a criminal record can adversely affect your ability to find a job. Here in New York, state law has tried to make it easier for individuals who ...

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  • Bronx Court Upholds Multi-Million Dollar Pregnancy Discrimination Verdict

    Even in 2017, far too many New York employers think it is okay to fire a female employee because she is pregnant. Such employment discrimination is ...

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  • Judge Rules Port Authority Cannot Force Police Officers to Take Annual Medical Exams

    The Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) does not just protect you against job discrimination based on any medical condition that you may have. It ...

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  • Can I Reject a Job Transfer as an Unreasonable Accommodation Under Disability Law?

    Disability discrimination occurs under New York State law whenever an employer fails to provide a “reasonable accommodation” to an employee with a ...

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  • Long Island Bar Accused of LGBTQ-based Harassment

    Sexual harassment and related acts of employment discrimination do not just affect heterosexual women. Too many members of New York's LGBTQ community ...

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  • NY Court of Appeals Holds "Perceived" Alcoholism is Not a Disability Under NYC Law

    A few months ago we discussed a pending disability discrimination lawsuit involving two former NYPD police officers who were falsely accused of ...

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  • Weinstein Scandal Brings Renewed Attention to Sexual Harassment in New York

    On October 5, the New York Times published a bombshell article detailing three decades of sexual harassment by acclaimed Hollywood producer Harvey ...

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