Sexual Harassment in the Workplace and the Employer's Liability

  • July 12, 2018
  • 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • CCBC, 11101 McCormick Rd, Hunt Valley, MD


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Sexual Harassment in the Workplace and the Employer's Liability


Christopher J. Lyon
Simms Showers LLP

Christopher J. Lyon is a Partner in Simms Showers LLP's Hunt Valley office. In his practice, he counsels businesses and professionals in the areas of employment law and intellectual property law. In addition to advising clients on compliance with federal and state employment laws, he is a trial attorney. He has successfully litigated lawsuits involving, among others, claims brought under Title VII (federal anti-discrimination law), the Fair Labor Standards Act, the Family and Medical Leave Act, and Maryland's Wage and Hour Law. Mr. Lyon is a graduate of the University of Maryland, College Park and he received his law degree from the University of Maryland Francis King Care School of Law.

Objectives are:

  1. The circumstances that lead to an employer's liability for sexual harassment committed by an employee.
  2. How effective anti-harassment policies and thorough investigations of sexual harassment complaints serve to avoid or limit an employer's liability for an employee's harassment.
  3. The nuts and bots of Maryland's newly enacted law - "Disclosing Sexual Harassment in the Workplace Act." 


Thursday, July 12th, 2018
*NOTE: Second Thursday of the month due to the Fourth of July holiday. 


11101 McCormick Rd, Hunt Valley, MD


8:00 to 8:30 AM
Networking & Breakfast

8:30 to 10:00 AM

Member Registration: Free
Non-Member Registration: $35

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