Updated to reflect addition of information regarding discrimination based on hair texture or hair style.
With many new California laws effective January 1, 2020, Littler's Bruce Sarchet sums up what the changes mean for employers with XpertHR Legal Editor David Weisenfeld.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed several employment laws expanding employee rights, including strengthening protections for sexual harassment victims.
California has become the first state to prohibit discrimination based on natural hair or hairstyles associated with race.