EPL Litigation: A Shifting Landscape for Alternative Investment Management Companies
Employment practices liability litigation faced by alternative investment management companies has shot up in the past few years, due to shifts in court decisions, a change in employment litigation, and the #MeToo movement.
Our new briefing, Alternative Investment Management: A Changing Employment Liability Landscape, analyzes the traditional EPL litigation landscape and how it is shifting. It looks at the litigation risks that private equity firms face, changes in court proceedings, and the impact of the #MeToo movement on EPL claims. It also explores the insurance coverage options that alternative investment firms should be considering and provides guidance on how they can reevaluate practices, policies, and procedures to deal with potential exposure to discrimination, harassment, and misconduct claims.