New York Governor Kathy Hochul recently signed the Wage Theft Accountability Act (WTPA) into law, which was effective immediately. The law amends New York’s criminal larceny statute to include “wage theft” in its definition of “larceny.” NY CLS Penal § 155.05(2)(f).Continue Reading Wage Theft Now Qualifies as Larceny Under New York Law
Krista Gay began her career as an assistant corporation counsel in the Labor & Employment Division of the New York City Law Department.
On March 3, 2023, New York Governor Kathy Hochul signed into law an amendment to New York State’s pending Pay Transparency Law, which will become effective on September 17, 2023. A summary of the amendment can be found here.