info@silvermanandassociatesny.com

914.574.4510

445 Hamilton Avenue, Suite 1102

White Plains, NY 10601

Our Practice

Employment Practices Liability

 

Defense of employers in cases brought under Title VII, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA), the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and the New York State Human Rights Law, including claims of sexual harassment, hostile work environment, and discrimination based on gender, race, age, religion or national origin, disability, and claims of unlawful retaliation. Practice also includes the representation of employers in proceedings before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and the New York State Division of Human Rights.

 

 

General Defense Litigation

 

Defense of negligence cases involving catastrophic injury and death, premises liability, breach of contract, defamation, construction accident claims, automobile and trucking liability.

 

 

Municipal Liability and Education

 

Defense of municipalities and school districts in cases involving civil rights, Section 1983, discrimination, employment practices liability, land use, due process, equal protection, Article 78 proceedings, police misconduct, false arrest, malicious prosecution, abuse of process, constitutional claims under the First, Fourth, Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments, special education and IDEA claims, bullying, negligent hiring claims and general negligence.

Construction and Construction Defect

 

Defense of construction liability and contract cases and defense of developers, general contractors and subcontractors including indemnity, breach of contract and third party liability actions.

 

 

Discrimination/Sexual Harassment Policies, Training, and Independent Investigation

 

Prepare and/or review and revision of equal employment opportunity/discrimination and sexual harassment policies, present discrimination and harassment training sessions, investigation of internal complaints of discrimination and/or harassment, including sexual harassment, and provide counsel regarding complaints of discrimination and harassment.

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info@silvermanandassociatesny.com

Phone: 914.574.4510

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445 Hamilton Avenue

Suite 1102

White Plains, NY 10601