2nd Circuit Asks New York Appeals Court To Rule On Employer Liability

(September 8, 2016, 7:03 AM EDT) -- NEW YORK — The Second Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Aug. 30 certified three questions to the New York Court of Appeals concerning what parties are liable for unlawful denial of employment under Section 296(15) of the New York State Human Rights Law (NYSHRL) and if the “aiding and abetting” provision found in Section 296(6) also applies to Section 296(15) (Trathony Griffin, et al. v. Sirva Inc., et al., No. 15-1307, 2nd Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 15986).

(Opinion available. Document #73-160909-014Z.)

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