Surgent's What Employers Need to Know About Sexual Harassment in the Workplace (Webinar)

Code: WSSEHA06

Date Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Time 12:00PM - 2:00 PM
Central Time
Location Online
CPE credits CPE 2.0
Field(s)
of study
Business Law - Technical (2.0)
Instructor Michael Tucker, PhD, LLM, JD, CPA
Surgent
Fees
Standard member fee $89.00
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Description

Even a glance at newspaper headlines today reveals how prominent sexual harassment claims and issues have become. Business owners and their tax advisors wish to avoid sexual harassment claims and lawsuits at all costs. This program is a practical discussion of what sexual harassment consists of and how and when business owners should address situations that could lead to a claim or a lawsuit.

Who should take this program?

Practitioners who may have personal concerns or clients that are impacted by sexual harassment

Major subjects

  • What is sexual harassment?
  • What kinds of behavior could be considered sexual harassment?
  • Which laws pertain to sexual harassment?
  • Are there different types of sexual harassment?
  • Who can be considered a harasser in the workplace?
  • Can one incident of harassment or offensive behavior constitute sexual harassment?
  • Employers' legal responsibility for third parties who sexually harass employees
  • Remedies for someone suffering sexual harassment

Learning objective(s)

  • Understand what sexual harassment is and how it can be deterred and avoided
  • Know what an employer should do when sexual harassment takes place in the workplace

Notes:

Course code Code WSSEHA06
Sponsor Surgent
NASBA ID#: 103212
Level Basic
Format Group Internet Based
Prerequisites Prereq. None
Advance
prep
None