Skip to Main Content
Services Talent Knowledge
Site Search


August 16, 2023

Barclay Damon Live: Labor & Employment Podcast—"Avoid Big Trouble in the Big Apple: NYC Employment Laws," With Lee Jacobs

In episode 63 of Barclay Damon Live: Labor & Employment Podcast, host Ari Kwiatkowski welcomes Barclay Damon New York City–based partner Lee Jacobs. Lee and Ari point out that New York City rules tend to be more employee friendly than rules in many other areas, and currently some of the most stringently watched areas of potential discrimination involve height and weight, caregiving, employment status, and victims of sexual violence, domestic violence, and stalking. They’re hot buttons for employers. The best way to avoid problems? Don’t let them start in the first place. Listen for more, and then watch for a new episode where Lee and Ari discuss hospitality-industry issues.

Featured Media


NYS Department of Health Publishes Amended Proposed Cybersecurity Regulations for Hospitals


FTC Noncompete Rule Survives—For Now


New York Trial Court Finds Uber Is Not Vicariously Liable for Driver's Negligence


ERISA Forfeiture Lawsuits: Navigating the Emerging Legal Landscape


EU Leads the Way on Artificial Intelligence Regulation


End of An Era: SCOTUS Overturns Chevron After 40 Years of Deference to Administrative Agencies

This site uses cookies to give you the best experience possible on our site and in some cases direct advertisements to you based upon your use of our site.

By clicking [I agree], you are agreeing to our use of cookies. For information on what cookies we use and how to manage our use of cookies, please visit our Privacy Statement.

I AgreeOpt-Out