Christopher J. Collins

Special Counsel
New York,  NY  U.S.A.
Phone212.634.3089

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Practice Areas

  • Labor and Employment
     
    University University of Notre Dame, B.A., with honors, 1987; Fordham University, M.A., 2008
     
    Law SchoolGeorge Washington University Law School, J.D., with honors, 1990 Notes Editor, George Washington Law Review
     
    Admitted1990, New Jersey; New York; U.S. Court of Appeals - Second Circuit; U.S. District Courts - Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
     
    Memberships 

    Memberships

    •Association of the Bar of the City of New York

    •New York State Bar Association

     
    Biography

    Christopher Collins is a special counsel in the Labor and Employment Practice Group in the firm's New York office.

    Areas of Practice

    He has extensive experience representing and advising management clients in a wide range of labor and employment matters including discrimination, sexual harassment, non-competition and compensation disputes.

    In addition to advice and counseling, Mr. Collins represents employers in litigation in both state and federal courts, in FINRA arbitrations, before administrative agencies and in mediation.

     
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    DOL Proposes to Amend FMLA Definition of “Spouse” to Include Same-Sex Marriages
    Christopher J. Collins,Shira Forman, July 24, 2014
    The U.S. Department of Labor has proposed amending the regulatory definition of “spouse” under the Family and Medical Leave Act to expressly include individuals in same-sex marriages.

    Expected Executive Order Protecting LGBT Employees has Implications for Employers
    Christopher J. Collins,Ryan Duffy, June 25, 2014
    The White House announced last week that President Barack Obama is preparing to issue an executive order prohibiting government contractors from discriminating against employees or job applicants on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. Federal contractors are already barred from...

    Court Upholds New Jersey’s Ban on Unemployment Discrimination in Job Advertisements
    Christopher J. Collins,Shira Forman, February 14, 2014
    New Jersey’s law prohibiting discrimination against the unemployed in job advertisements - the first of a new crop of similar state and municipal laws - is constitutional, according to a recent New Jersey appeals court decision.

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