Summing Up February 2019

“Child Victims Act” Drastically Increases the Statute of Limitations for Cases of Child Sexual Abuse in NYS On January 28, 2019, the New York State Legislature passed a bill that increases the statute of limitations for cases of child sexual abuse. It applies to claims against abusers as well as private and public institutions such…

Business News February 2019

NY Lawmakers Pass GENDA On January 15, the New York legislature passed the Gender Expression Non-Discrimination Act (GENDA), which prohibits discrimination based on gender identity or expression. Not only does this new law make it illicit to take adverse employment action against someone due to their gender expression or identity, but it also expands the…