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Larenz D. Jones


Larenz Jones is an associate in the Labor Department and a member of the Employment Litigation & Counseling Group.

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Reminder for NYC Employers: Prohibition on Discrimination Based on Height and Weight Is Now In Effect

Effective November 26, 2023, the New York City Human Rights Law (“NYCHRL”) is amended to extend anti-discrimination protection based on height and weight. As previously reported, the amendment prohibits discrimination in employment, housing and access based on an individual’s height or weight. For employers covered by the NYCHRL, the law now prohibits, among other things, … Continue Reading

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