Labor Law Protections for Low Wage and Domestic Workers: Do they Still Exist


This CLE presentation will discuss labor and employment protections afforded to low wage and domestic workers under the State Labor Law, the NYC Charter and Administrative Code, and various federal laws, including the FLSA and FMLA. The panel members will address what the impact of the Trump administration’s policy changes on these workers.



2.5 MCLE Credits Professional Practice

Recorded May 14, 2018


Hon. Katherine A. Levine – Justice, Supreme Court – Moderator & FMLA
Rachel Demarest Gold, Esq. – Partner; Abrams, Fensterman, Fensterman, Eisman, Formato, Ferrara, Wolf & Carone, LLP – The new worker protection laws and issues facing employers
Antonia Kousoulas, Esq. – Labor & Employment Law Practitioner – FLSA overtime exemption rules
Joan Lenihan, Esq. – Labor & Employment Law Practitioner – NYC law
Rebecca Nathanson, Esq. – Director of Anti-Retaliation Unit of the Department of Labor – DOL assistance of employers and workers asserting rights under state labor law
Brigette Renaud, Esq. – Employee Benefits Lawyer – Effect of ACA on home health aids