Update on the DHR Hearing Process ​

DHR currently has limited operations. Over the phone pre-hearing settlement conferences are proceeding as scheduled. In-person public hearings before an administrative law judge that have been scheduled for the months of April, May, and June are adjourned. Please email [email protected] with any questions.

New Workplace Discrimination and Harassment Protections ​

New legislation strengthened protections against discrimination and harassment, including sexual harassment, in the New York State Human Rights Law

Information on Time Limits & DHR Cases, Effective March 20, 2020 ​

Governor Cuomo issued Executive Order 202.8 on March 20, 2020, suspending the time limits for most legal actions in New York State until June 6, 2020. Click below to learn more.