Melissa A. Overbeck

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Melissa Overbeck focuses her practice on employment litigation and counseling, representing companies across a wide variety of industries in all types of employment-related matters. Melissa regularly defends employers against claims of discrimination, retaliation, harassment, and breach of contract in state and federal courts, before state and federal administrative agencies, and in arbitrations.

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“Ok, Boomer” Not Okay in the Workplace

The latest catchphrase in the ongoing generational battle between Millennials and their more senior counterparts may have consequences for employers if permitted in the workplace. The phrase, “OK, Boomer” has increasingly gained popularity among Millennials and Generation Z’ers as a way of dismissing comments or habits from older generations that they view as out of … Continue Reading

Employing Anyone in New York? New Anti-Harassment Laws Taking Effect

All employers with even a single employee working in New York City or New York State will be required to meet requirements designed to address sexual harassment under new city and state laws.  Employers with an employee working in New York City must post a formal notice regarding harassment in a conspicuous location on their … Continue Reading