Mackenzie C. Monaco to Speak on Workplace Deficiencies in the Age of #MeToo
By: Carter Conboy
Mackenzie C. Monaco will speak on workplace culture, changes in the law, and how they are impacting the retail and hospitality industry at the ALFA International Hospitality & Retail Law Practice Group seminar in Seattle, Washington on August 9, 2019.
Mackenzie and her fellow panelists, who include national ALFA International attorneys and corporate in-house counsel, will present on the topic “What to Do in the Age of #MeToo? Practical Suggestions for Employers in the Post-Weinstein World.” Through an interactive session, Mackenzie’s legal panel will discuss the cultural and practical issues that employers should consider to ensure a proactive and responsive business, as well as a safe, supportive and diverse work environment. The panel will also emphasis that employers should not only comply with anti-sexual harassment laws but take the opportunity to maximize all the benefits that a harassment-free workplace has to offer.
About Mackenzie C. Monaco
Mackenzie Monaco is a Director and Shareholder at Carter Conboy. She maintains an active litigation practice representing a wide range of clients, from individuals and local businesses to national corporations, in state and federal courts throughout New York. She delivers counseling, risk management, and tort defense services to the hospitality and retail, construction, insurance, and health care industries. She also has an active trusts and estates practice. Mackenzie is a cum laude graduate of St. Lawrence University and earned her law degree, summa cum laude, from Albany Law School. She is a frequent speaker, locally and nationally, on topics supporting her practice, as well as women’s issues, communication, client advocacy, and ethics. Mackenzie has been named a SuperLawyer® since 2013; is an active member of the Committee on Character and Fitness for New York’s Third Judicial District; is the immediate past-President of the Capital District Trial Lawyers Association; and is the Vice-Chair the ALFA International Hospitality & Retail Practice Group. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org and (518) 465-3484.
About ALFA International
ALFA International is the premier network of independent law firms. Founded in 1980, ALFA is the oldest and continues to be one of the largest and strongest legal networks, consisting of 145 member firms throughout the world. ALFA International’s mission is to provide high quality, cost-efficient legal services globally. The ALFA model enables member firms to use their local expertise to deliver highly effective legal solutions, often drawing upon the collective wisdom and experience of other member firms. ALFA clients benefit from a geographically comprehensive network of exceptional law firms and accomplished trial and business counsel. Member firms meet high standards to be part of the ALFA network and are well respected by their peers in the legal and business community.
About Carter Conboy
Named a 'Best Law Firm' by U.S. News & World Report, Carter Conboy delivers a deep bench and a diversified practice to a legacy that spans nearly a century. Carter Conboy is a full-service law firm providing a broad range of legal services to businesses, corporations, government, professionals, and individuals in 20 industries and 40 specialized service areas. For more information about the firm and our legal services, visit carterconboy.com.
Stacy A. Smith