A legislative proposal by Gov.
If approved, New York would join California and Delaware in moving away from a legal standard—established under federal caselaw—that says harassment must be particularly offensive or occur frequently enough to create a hostile workplace. A similar proposal was reintroduced Jan. 10 in Minnesota.
Cuomo’s plan, submitted to the...
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(Clarifies Miriam Clark's comments in the final two paragraphs.)