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Reminder: New York City Employers Must Distribute Fact Sheet, Post Notice on Sexual Harassment Law by Sept. 6

By Richard I. Greenberg, Daniel J. Jacobs and Brian R. DeShannon
  • September 5, 2018

Beginning September 6, 2018, all New York City employers must distribute the New York City Commission on Human Rights’ mandatory fact sheet on the “Stop Sexual Harassment in NYC Act” to all new hires. Employers also may wish to distribute the fact sheet to existing employees, even though that is not expressly required by the law or by the city notice.

Additionally, employers must conspicuously post information on the law. The fact sheet and posting are available on the Commission’s dedicated website.

For more on the city’s anti-sexual harassment law, see our articles:

For more information on the New York statewide anti-sexual harassment requirements, see our articles:

Please contact a Jackson Lewis attorney with any questions related to harassment policies, training, and other preventive practices.

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