Doug is regularly invited to appear and participate in leading legal forums regarding topical employment issues.  He is also an author and editor of articles on employment-related subjects, and served on Law360’s Employment Editorial Board.

Speaking Engagements & Publications

  • Columbia Law School – Lecture – “Advanced Negotiation Tactics”
  • Cornell University Center for Innovative Hospitality Labor and Employment Relations – Employee Advocate Roundtable
  • National Employment Lawyers Association/New York Fall 2018 Conference on Representing Employees at Fordham Law School
  • The Five O’Clock Club – “Deregulation’s Impact on HR: Trump’s First Hundred Days and Beyond”
  • American Arbitration Association – Employment Brainstorm Breakfast Series – “How to Chart a Winning Strategy in Employment Arbitration”
  • University of Pennsylvania Law School – Lecture – “Employment Litigation Overview”
  • Cardozo Law School – Global Pound Conference – “Access to Justice & Dispute Resolution Systems: What Do Users Need and Expect?”
  • New York County Lawyers’ Association – “How to Handle an Employment Discrimination Case.”
  • Annual Central Islip Reception & CLE Program – “FLSA: On the Clock, Off the Books and Underpaid?”
  • The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers’ Task Force – “Wigdor Testifies at The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers’ Task Force on Restoration of Rights and Status After Conviction.”
  • American Conference Institute – 4th Annual Employment Discrimination Litigation Conference (“Views from the Plaintiffs’ Bar”) – “Recent Employment Cases in the Supreme Court and Second Circuit and the Practical Effects of Such Decisions.”
  • American Conference Institute – 19th Wage & Hour Claims & Class Actions – “Arbitrating Wage and Hour Cases Post-Concepcion and D.R. Horton and the Latest on the Enforceability of Class Action Waivers in Arbitration Agreements.”
  • American Conference Institute – 19th Wage & Hour Claims & Class Actions –  “Views from the Plaintiffs’ Bar: Adapting Your Strategies to New and Innovative Techniques and Tactics.”
  • American Conference Institute – “Defending and Managing Employment Discrimination Litigation.”
  • Cambridge University Law School – Lecture – “The Strauss-Kahn Case and the Rights of the Sexual Assault Victims.”
  • University of Oxford, St. Cross College – Lecture – “Litigation Challenges Involved in Prosecuting Sexual Assault Cases.”
  • Practicing Law Institute – Employment Discrimination Law and Litigation Conference
  • The Five O’Clock Club – “Retaliation: The Most Frequently Filed EEOC Charge.”
  • TheWrap – Why Hollywood’s Bad Behavior is Bad for Business
  • New York State Bar Association Section Newsletter: New York State Bar Association – The Senior Lawyer – “Unforeseen Practical Ramifications of Accepting an Adjournment in Contemplation of Dismissal.”
  • New York Law Journal – “Court of Appeals Upholds Enforcement of Oral Contract for ‘Guaranteed Bonus.”
  • Practicing Law Institute – “When Discrimination has a Disparate Impact.”

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