An Inside View of the EEOC, NYS Division of Human Rights, and NYC Commission on Human Rights: (Almost) Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About These Agencies

Originally held on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 | 6:00 p.m. – 8:15 p.m.


Program Chair:
Rebecca L. Berkebile
Assistant General Counsel
Mount Sinai Health System
Legal Department

  • Have you ever wondered what happens after an employment discrimination claim is filed? Representatives from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, NYS Division of Human Rights and NYC Commission on Human Rights will provide insight into these agencies’ inner workings at this not-to-be-missed event. This CLE will provide an invaluable perspective on how these agencies process and evaluate discrimination claims. Representatives from these agencies will discuss their litigation priorities for 2019, how they make determinations on probable cause, their mediation initiatives, and more.

    OnDemand: $69 for Members | $169 for Nonmembers

    Members who are Recent Law Graduates, Newly Admitted Lawyers (admitted for the first time in any state or country 2017-2019), In-House/Corporate Counsel, Judges (and their staff who are also members), or attorneys that practice within the Government, Academic or Not-for-Profit sectors attend this program for free.

  • Caroline J. Downey
    General Counsel
    New York State Division of Human Rights
    Katherine A. Greenberg
    Assistant Commissioner
    Law Enforcement Bureau
    New York City Commission on Human Rights
    Judy A. Keenan
    Deputy Director
    New York District Office
    U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

  • 6:00 p.m. – 6:05 p.m. Introduction of Panelists, Introduction of General Topics for Discussion
    6:05 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Discussion of EEOC Processing/Practices
    6:30 p.m. – 6:55 p.m. Discussion of NYSDHR Processing/Practices
    6:55 p.m. – 7:20 p.m. Discussion of NYCCHR Processing/Practices
    7:20 p.m. – 7:35 p.m. Break
    7:35 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Targeted Questions Regarding Agencies’ Recent and Forthcoming Agendas
    8:00 p.m. – 8:15 p.m. Q & A

  • CLE Credit
    New York:
     2.0 Professional Practice
    New Jersey:
     2.4 General
     2.0 General
     2.0 General

  • Sponsoring Association Committees:
    Labor & Employment Law | Katherine A. Greenberg, Chair
    Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Rights | Noah E. Lewis, Chair
    Sex & Law | Mirah E. Curzer & Melissa S. Lee, Co-Chairs

    Sponsorship Opportunities are Available! Please Contact:
    Angie Avila, Manager, Membership Outreach and Sponsorships | (212) 382-6608 |