How to Conduct a Harassment Investigation & Avoid Future Liability

October 23, 2019 at 3:00pm
Fox Rothschild
Fox Rothschild LLP

101 Park Ave. 17th Floor

New York, NY 10178

Join Carolyn D. Richmond, chair of Fox’s Hospitality Practice, and Labor & Employment attorneys Alexander Bogdan, Matthew Berger and Bryn Goodman, for an overview of best practices for employers in conducting internal investigations into allegations of employee misconduct.

Topics

  • The importance of updated employee handbooks and policies
  • Training managers and supervisors to identify inappropriate conduct
  • Taking proper steps once a problem is reported
  • Focusing investigations on factual evidence only
  • Conducting employee interviews
  • Knowing when to retain counsel
  • Taking proper steps once a problem is reported
  • Navigating pitfalls in the process
  • Keeping proper documentation and drawing conclusion
  • Q&A