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Update: New York Governor Signs Gender Identity Discrimination Ban Into Law
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • January 28 2019

On January 25, 2019, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed into law the Gender Expression Non-Discrimination Act (GENDA). As we previously reported


Germany Rings in 2019 by Adopting Intersex Gender Status
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • Germany
  • January 18 2019

As of January 1, 2019, intersex Germans, meaning Germans with sex characteristics not fitting neatly within the standard understanding of males and


New York City “Cooperative Dialogue” Law for Employees Seeking Reasonable Accommodation Takes Effect October 15
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • October 14 2018

New York City’s new law requiring employers to engage in a “cooperative dialogue” with employees requesting reasonable accommodation and provide a


NYC Commission on Human Rights Issues Proposed Rules Relating to Discrimination on the Basis of Gender Identity or Expression
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • August 13 2018

The New York City Commission on Human Rights (the “Commission”) has issued a Notice of Public Hearing and Opportunity to Comment on proposed rules to


Justice (and Lunch) is Served: Second Circuit Holds that Food Truck Branded with Ethnic Slurs is Entitled to First Amendment Protection
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • January 18 2018

In a recently issued decision, the Second Circuit held that a food truck could not be excluded from a New York State lunch program solely because the


NYC Human Rights Law Amended to Prohibit Discrimination Against Uniformed Servicemembers and Veterans
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • August 23 2017

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio has signed into law an amendment to the New York City Human Rights Law (NYCHRL) adding current or prior service in the


The War on Modern Slavery Continues
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 6 2016

On July 30, 2016, newly-elected British Prime Minister, Theresa May, wrote an article detailing how her government would lead the charge in combatting


The UK Modern Slavery Act 2015 and Supply Chain Transparency: The Impact on Private Investment Funds
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 26 2016

The Modern Slavery Act 2015 is new legislation introduced in the UK with the intention of combatting slavery and human trafficking. Continuing the


Mayor de Blasio Signs New Laws Strengthening NYC’s Human Rights Law
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • April 4 2016

On Monday, March 28, 2016, Mayor Bill de Blasio signed several bills (Intros 814-A, 818-A, and 819) amending the New York City Human Rights Law


Full Disclosure: An Overview of Global Supply Chain Regulations
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • March 3 2016

You may have read our recent client alert on the UK Modern Slavery Act and Global Supply Chain Transparency, where we highlighted the