Harassment Complaint Resolution: From Settlement to Suits
June 13, 2018 (Wed)  10:00 AM  US/Eastern

The third of four installments on hararasment complaints in the workplace.

#MeToo and #TimesUp movements have sparked a national conversation on sexual harassment and assault in the workplace and beyond. We now ask: What do employers need to do differently when it comes to sexual misconduct in the workplace? This timely, multi-part webinar series will provide employers with the latest practical guidance for preventing and addressing sexual harassment in the workplace.

The #MeToo movement has inspired employees to voice their concerns about harassment in the workplace, and employers must be prepared to swiftly and effectively respond to them. Join us for the third webinar in our “Sexual Misconduct in the Workplace” series as we focus on “From Settlement to Suits: Resolution of Sexual Harassment Claims" on June 13th from 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. In this 90-minute webinar, legal experts will discuss how matters proceed once a claim has been made against your company and the multiple avenues for resolution:

• Trends with claims since #MeToo
• Pre-Suit Settlements
- including discussion of use of non-disclosure agreements
• Administrative Process (EEOC/OCRC)
• Lawsuits
- including discussion of average jury verdicts and legal costs
• Alternative Dispute Resolution

This webinar will CE accredited. 1.5 hours of CLE, SHRM and HRCI