With New York’s recent enactment of the Child Victims Act, the legal landscape surrounding claims of sexual abuse in the civil and criminal contexts has been substantially changed. Given the broad and sweeping impact of the Child Victims Act, it is critically important that public and private institutions familiarize themselves with the law and understand the new rules. In this alert, we explore a few of the major aspects of the Child Victims Act and highlight several of the actions that institutions should take to limit potential liability.
E-mail Account Compromise (EAC) is a sophisticated scam that targets individuals.
On December 16, 2014, The National Labor Relations Board issued a ruling which could clear the path for unionization of faculty members who were once considered "managerial employees."