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Recent Appellate Decision Broadens Protections Against a Hostile Environment
Recent Appellate Decision Broadens Protections Against a Hostile Environment

The First Department, the state appellate court located in Manhattan, broadened protections for employees suffering a hostile work environment, particularly where the hostility creates a dangerous workplace. In Doe v. New York City Police Department , 2021 N.Y. App. Div. ...

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