Identifying, Reporting and Preventing Sexual Harassment in the Workplace


Wednesday, September 1, 2021, 12:00 PM–1:00 PM

  • Members $ 20.00 Before Aug 31, 2021 Members $ 20.00
  • Government / Partner Colleagues $ 20.00 Before Aug 31, 2021 Government / Partner Colleagues $ 20.00
  • Non-members $ 40.00 Before Aug 31, 2021 Non-members $ 40.00

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This training will teach participants about what constitutes sexual harassment in the workplace and how it can be identified, reported and prevented. This will be accomplished through a review of applicable law and practical examples of the various forms that sexual harassment can take in the workplace. Participants will be tasked with thinking critically about real life situations and apply the legal principles and procedural reporting requirements designed to prevent sexual harassment from occurring or stopping it from continuing. The course satisfies the new sexual harassment training requirements under Illinois law.

Learning Objectives:  Participants completing this session will be able to:

1.       Gain an understanding of the general legal principles related to sexual harassment.
2.       Obtain an understanding of what constitutes sexual harassment in the workplace.
3.       Learn how to identify sexual harassment in workplace.
4.       Learn applicable reporting procedures for complaints of sexual harassment.
5.       Review strategies for preventing sexual harassment.

Speaker:  Jason A. Guisinger, Partner, Klein, Thorpe & Jenkins

Intended Audience: Finance Professionals
Delivery Method: Internet Based
Program Level: Overview
Prerequisites: No prerequisites required
Advanced Preparation: No advanced preparation required
Field of Study: Business Law - Technical
NASBA CPE: Earn About 1.0 CPE credit

CPE hours: 1.00

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