Sexual Harassment Claims Mount Around the US

As Uber Probes Sexual Harassment at its Offices, It Overlooks Hundreds of Thousands of Female Drivers

https://theintercept.com/2017/05/04/as-uber-probes-sexual-harassment-at-its-offices-it-overlooks-hundreds-of-thousands-of-female-drivers/Despite the promise of a thorough investigation, a company spokesperson confirmed that the sexual harassment review only includes the treatment of its full-time employees like Fowler.

Drivers like Galindo, the spokesperson said, don’t qualify because …

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Millennium Films Is Being Sued For Sexual Harassment and Gender Discrimination

http://jezebel.com/millennium-films-is-being-sued-for-sexual-harassment-an-1794915670Production company Millennium Films, most recently responsible for creating the dude-heavy Expendables franchise, is being sued for sexual harassment and gender discrimination by a former employee.

Variety reports that the suit alleges …

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Successful Strategies for Preventing and Defending Claims of Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

http://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=b8069ccb-0d47-4076-9b27-b860029375fdDespite increased efforts to curb it, sexual harassment in the workplace hasn’t gone away.

In fact, news reports of allegations of sexual harassment and lewd behavior lodged against media mogul Bill O’Reilly at Fox News and, separately, against …

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How will Interior respond to Yellowstone harassment?

http://www.hcn.org/articles/will-the-trump-administration-continue-progress-on-yellowstone-sexual-harassmentA new report from the Department of the Interior documents heavy drinking, derogatory language, and allegations of sexual misconduct over several years in a …

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Q&A with Chris Thrutchley: Train all employees on sexual harassment to avoid liability

http://newsok.com/article/5547839Regularly train all employees — not just managers and supervisors.

Case law is clear on this subject.

And the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the federal agency charged with enforcing anti-discrimination laws, just issued new …

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VA director apologizes for comments about sexual harassment

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/david-stockwell-va-director-apologizes-for-comments-about-sexual-harassment-claims/When CBS SF Bay Area told David Stockwell about women’s sexual harassment claims, he defended the investigative process.

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Female VA Employees Find Little Recourse In Harassment Complaints

http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2017/04/28/female-va-employees-find-little-recourse-in-harassment-complaints/SAN FRANCISCO
A KPIX 5 investigation into claims of sexual harassment at Veterans Administration clinics in the Bay Area is expanding.

Yet another female employee has come out of the shadows to tell her story after seeing our reports.

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Federal Agents Question Fox News Employees Over Sexual Harassment Scandal

http://radaronline.com/videos/fox-news-federal-investigation-ex-employees-possible-misconduct-overall-environment-cable-network/The Fox News sexual harassment scandal has grown beyond just a few employees:

RadarOnline.com has learned that federal investigators have questioned employees about “possible misconduct” at the embattled cable network.

According to CNN, “The …

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5 things to know about sexual harassment at work

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/5-things-to-know-about-sexual-harassment-at-work/For many women in the workplace, the sexual harassment scandal that led to the recent ouster of Bill O’Reilly as host of Fox News’ “The O’Reilly Factor” was depressingly familiar.

Despite the many efforts companies have taken steps to address the …

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Can Workplace Hotlines Help Women Come Forward About Sexual Harassment?

http://nymag.com/thecut/2017/04/oreilly-workplace-hotlines-lisa-bloom-wendy-walsh.htmlThe New York Times revealed that Fox News host Bill O’Reilly had reached settlements with five women over sexual-harassment claims.

Fox responded by saying that the company takes workplace matters seriously — noting that it had addressed the …

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