On Monday, April 15, 2019, Wigdor LLP Partner Jeanne M. Christensen will be a featured speaker at the Practising Law Institute’s Understanding Employment Law 2019 CLE program. This all-day event, which will take place in New York City and online via live webcast, is a primer for employment law practitioners on current employment litigation trends, including the major statutes, regulations and case law that govern the employer/employee relationship.
Ms. Christensen’s panel, titled “Discrimination and Harassment Law in the Workplace,” will provide an overview of the discrimination and harassment laws in the United States and in some specific states. The panel will also discuss recent developments and trends, such as paid leave policies, mandatory arbitration of employment disputes, #MeToo-related litigation and employer best practices when implementing diversity and inclusion initiatives. Ms. Christensen will be joined by co-panelists Raechel L. Adams, Supervisory Trial Attorney in the New York Office of the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), and Laura Sack, Partner at Davis Wright Tremaine LLP.
Understanding Employment Law 2019
Monday, April 15, 2019
Practising Law Institute
1177 Avenue Of The Americas. Second Floor
Entrance on 45th Street
New York, NY 10036