Events

Understanding and Preventing Sexual and Other Unlawful Harassment - Greater Silver Spring Chamber Workshop

Date
Tuesday
February 13, 2018
Location
8601 Georgia Avenue, Ste 203 Silver Spring, MD 20910
Contact
Greater Silver Spring Chamber of Commerce

Employment attorney Marc Engel will present a workshop on "Understanding and Preventing Sexual and Other Unlawful Harassment" at the Greater Silver Spring Chamber of Commerce. The presentation will focus on:

  • What unlawful harassment is and is not;
  • When, why, and between whom harassment can occur;
  • Why all employers, regardless of size, need to understand and take appropriate measures to address this issue now more than ever;
  • The importance of harassment training for all employees;
  • What issues should be covered for training to be effective;
  • The importance of understanding the related issues of bullying, tolerance, diversity and professionalism;
  • Practical and cost-efficient measures employers should take to prevent harassment claims (including creating/updating handbook policies);
  • The extraordinary costs (i.e., financial, reputational, legal, and otherwise) associated with harassment and a work environment that is perceived to be unprofessional and intolerant;
  • Related insurance issues; and
  • Strategies for defending harassment claims if they are made.

To register, visit http://web.gsscc.org/events/Understanding-and-Preventing-Sexual-and-Other-Unlawful-Harassment-Workshop-257079/details

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Marc R. Engel
Principal
301-657-0184
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