Freelancer Typing
    Starting January 11, 2020, all independent contractors, freelancers, and app-based employees have employment discrimination and harassment protections under the City Human Rights Law.

    Check out our factsheet to learn more.
Collage of new commissioners Chacón, Troia, and Chin

Guillermo Chacón, Rev. Terry Troia, and Rocky Chin Join Commission

    The Commission is proud to welcome its three newest Commissioners: Guillermo Chacón, Reverend Terry Troia, and Rockwell ("Rocky") Chin. The Commissioners, appointed by Mayor de Blasio, advise the Commission in addressing issues of bias, harassment, and discrimination citywide.

Mosaic of African American people
    The Commission announces its first settlement involving race discrimination on the basis of hair following the February 2019 release of its landmark legal enforcement guidance.  Read the Press Release.
Mosaic of Immigrant New Yorkers

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