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    Gender Identity and Expression: Preventing Harassment

    Date: October 10, 2019, 11:45am – 2:00pm
    Tag's Restaurant, Rte. 352, Big Flats, NY
    $25 HRATT Members or $30 Non-Members/Guests
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    Gender Identity and Expression:

    Harassment Prevention

    Presented by: Theresa E. Rusnak, attorney with Bond, Schoeneck and King

    This presentation will provide an overview of legal issues surrounding the employment of transgender and non-binary individuals, and will encompass both federal and New York State law. Specifically, we will discuss how transgender and non-binary employees must be treated under Title VII, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Family and Medical Leave Act, the Gender Expression Non-discrimination Act, and the New York Human Rights Law. Topics such as pronoun usage, bathroom access, religious objections and correct terminology will also be addressed.

    Theresa Rusnak is a labor and employment law attorney who counsels employers in a widevariety of labor and employment law issues including wage and hour issues, claims of
    employment discrimination, harassment, wrongful discharge, and retaliation.

    RSVP by October 4, 2019 to

    Approved credits – SHRM & HRCI – 1.5 general