Governor Cuomo and New York State are leading the nation with new laws to combat sexual harassment in the workplace as part of his 2018 Women's Agenda .
Advocates of the new law said one of the problems in New York was that in order for employers to be held accountable for sexual harassment.
Under Local Law 96 of 2018, employers with 15 or more employees are required to conduct annual anti-sexual harassment training for all employees. New York.
On June 19th, the New York State Senate and Assembly voted to pass Posted in New York Employment Legislation, Sexual Harassment.
An overview of federal and New York state laws governing sexual harassment and assault.