Don't Let The Halloween Work Party Haunt You

Law360, New York (October 28, 2009, 5:42 PM EDT) -- The Halloween office party can be a great way to boost employee morale without breaking the bank in these financially ghoulish times, but employers should beware the many pitfalls that can quickly turn the howling good fun into a legal nightmare, lawyers say.

From sexually suggestive or politically charged costumes to unruly behavior and outcries of religious bias, the company-sponsored, Halloween-themed party can come back to bite you if you're not careful, management-side attorneys said.

“For companies looking to make the workplace fun and do so...
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