If you identify that the hostility is arising because of something about you as a woman, or a person of color, or because of your age, or your disability, or some other protected status, then it is illegal.
Under the new revised statute as of May 9, 2018, even if you’re the only employee, and you are being sexually harassed, being subjected to unwelcome sexual conduct, a sexually hostile work environment, you are in a position now to hold your employer accountable.
What is Family Law Discrimination (FRD)? Family law discrimination may be thought of as workplace discrimination based upon pregnancy, having children, and workplace absences to care for family members. The discrimination is often subtle – such as being excluded from teams that may work on key client projects – but the effect can be dramatic. […]
As of January 2016 the New York State Human Rights Law bans discrimination and harassment against transgender people, which means that all public and private employers, housing providers, and businesses are prohibited from discriminating against transgender people anywhere within the state of New York. This new progressive law’s biggest impact will be in the workplace, […]