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Webinar Recording: What NY Agricultural Producers Need to Know about New Sexual Harassment Laws

November 23, 2018

New York's sexual harassment laws have recently undergone several important changes that all New York employers should pay attention to. To help New York employers understand these laws, New York Farm Bureau and Cornell’s Ag Workforce Development partnered with Farm Credit East to host a webinar on November 20. All New York producers were invited to participate in this free webinar.

CLICK HERE for the recording.

All New York State employers were required to adopt a sexual harassment policy meeting specific criteria by October 9, 2018. By October 2019, employers will also be required to provide sexual harassment training for all employees. This webinar discussed the new law, the model NYS sexual harassment policy, and the options employers have for this training.

Elizabeth Dribusch, General Counsel with the New York Farm Bureau, and Richard Stup, Agricultural Workforce Specialist with Cornell's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, presented this webinar.

To learn more about changes to New York’s sexual harassment law and how to comply, click here for the recording.


For more information
Contact: Kristie Matuszewski
Telephone: 800.562.2235