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Friday, June 24, 2022 Live Webcast

Sexual Harassment in Professional and Corporate Environments (X2-31276)

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EDT
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Vendor Platform

1.0 CPE Credits in BE

OVERVIEW

The #MeToo movement is an example of how cultural, and even legal, changes can be initiated and promoted by social media. This workshop considers the changing legal and ethical ramifications of sexual harassment in the wake of this movement.

DESIGNED FOR

All accounting professionals.

BENEFITS

  • Summarize the basic elements of legal prohibitions and protections related to sexual harassment.
  • Appreciate professional accountants' typical exposure to corporate cultures and ethos.
  • Differentiate between the objectives of sexual harassment statutes and professional ethics prohibition of sexual harassment.
  • Recognize that corporate and firm cultures can contribute to sexual harassment claims, even though some of the claims may be legally unsustainable.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Introduction: #MeToo and the Accounting Profession
  • Case: Barrett v. Forest Labs., Inc.
  • Ethics and Law: Two Different (Overlapping) Domains
  • Dealing with the Culture of an Organization
  • Case: Babbitt v. Koe

COURSE LEVEL

Basic

PREREQUISITES

None

ADVANCE PREPARATION

None

INSTRUCTOR

Albert Spalding

Albert D. Spalding, J.D., Ph.D., CPA/CFF

PRICING

$29.00 - Member

$39.00 - Nonmember

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