How To Litigate Sexual Harassment Claims

Sunday, June 1, 2008 - 01:00

On Thursday, June 5 from 6 to 9 p.m. the New York City Bar Association will present a seminar on Litigating Sexual Harassment Claims, to be chaired by Lloyd B. Chinn, Proskauer Rose, LLP. The other speakers will be Penny Domow, Bear Stearns & Co. Inc.; Professor Merrick T. Rossein, CUNY, and Anne Vladeck, Vladeck Waldman Elias & Englehard PC.

The program will not only highlight the various ways to prevent and address sexual harassment, but will also discuss the latest legal developments affecting the litigation of these claims. The panelists will address, among other topics: anti-sexual harassment policies and sexual harassment prevention training; implementing a complaint procedure and investigating complaints; in-office dating, sexual favoritism; third party, off-premises harassment; e-discovery in sexual harassment litigation after the December 2006 Federal Rules of Civil Procedure amendments; the impact of Federal Rule of Evidence 412 in litigating sexual harassment claims; multiple plaintiff class actions; use of experts and ethical issues arising during sexual harassment litigation.

For details on registration fees and available CLE credits, see the Bulletin Board on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at www.metrocorpcounsel.com.

To register visit www.nycbar.org.