Practising Law Institute - Tech Sector Employment Law Hot Topics for the California Lawyer

Title of Session: 
Implicit Bias
Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 10:00am to 2:15pm

Pat dives deep into Implicit Bias at this program that addresses current California employment law issues, with the added focus of how the latest, state-specific legal developments impact the tech sector, in particular.  California employment law is notoriously complex, but the employment environment in tech can present novel legal challenges that may further complicate that practice.

Topics Include:

Sexual harassment – explaining employer duties and pitfalls when investigating claims

Pay equity – defining pay inequality, recent legal updates, employer and employee takeaways

Spotting bias, using “interrupters” to address implicit bias