Legal Corner

Welcome to NAAAHR-GNY’s “Legal Corner.”  The information posted in Legal Corner is provided by labor & employment attorneys comprising NAAAHR-GNY’s Legal Committee.  Legal Corner is intended to serve as a resource for NAAAHR-GNY members to (1) review timely articles by NAAAHR-GNY’s Legal Committee members; (2) submit questions on topics related to employment law and human resources management for discussion and feedback from NAAAHR-GNY’s Legal Committee.  This service is limited to NAAAHR-GNY members, who are invited to submit questions by clicking on the Ask the Attorney” link in the menu to the right.  Once there, scroll down to the form and submit your question(s)..  NAAAHR-GNY members must provide their name and email address, solely to confirm their membership.  Legal Corner articles and other postings will not identify the name, email address, or employer of any NAAAHR-GNY member who submits a question.  NAAAHR-GNY’s Legal Committee will review submissions and post articles and/or discussions on a regular basis to address recurring or prominent topics of interest to NAAAHR-GNY’s membership.

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