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Healthy Workplace Bill: Are We Ready to Legislate Civility?

Devora Lindeman
Contributor: Devora Lindeman
Posted: 06/01/2010

On May 12, 2010 the New York State Senate passed a bill "establishing a private cause of action for abusive work environment." In other words, this bill outlaws workplace bullying. While seemingly well-intentioned, this bill imposes additional requirements on already strapped employers, especially small employers, and may make it more difficult

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Devora Lindeman
Contributor: Devora Lindeman
Posted: 06/01/2010