Sexual Harassment. Legal news and articles for February 28 - 29, 2012

School clerk charged with harassing girls in KolarExposing the Ugly Details of the Military Sexual Violence EpidemicThis Is What A Gamer's Sexual Harassment Looks LikeInvestigator: Board Didn't Deliberately Hinder Probe Of PrincipalFormer Hurricane Grill & Wings owner settles harassment suitFormer owner of Royal Palm Beach eatery to pay $200000 to settle sex ...Succeed Management Solutions, LLC Would Like to Introduce Their New AB 1825 ...NTU student accused of sexual harassmentFormer Land of Make Believe employee sues amusement park, director over ...Anti-discrimination and sexual harassment trainingState Supreme Court hears Hoonah sex harassment caseIdaho Senate leaders handled McGee sexual harassment charge the right wayFormer Toronto cop charged with sex harassment says he declined accuser's ...Competitive Gamer's Inflammatory Comments Spark Sexual Harassment DebateCompetitive Gamer's Inflammatory Comments Spark Sexual Harassment Debate

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Sexual complaint resources questioned
Yale Daily NewsFebruary 6, 2012

Students can use a variety of resources to address sexual misconduct — including Title IX coordinators in each of the University's schools, the Yale Police Department, the Sexual Harassment and Assault Response & Education Center (SHARE), and the ...more »

On Valentine's Day, Cupid Will Be Circling the Workplace-What Can Employers Do ...
JD Supra (press release)February 6, 2012

While this is probably not what Stevie Wonder was referring to in the lyrics of his 1966 hit song “Contract on Love,” in the employment law world, it takes on a whole new meaning. A “love contract” is a document signed by two employees who are in a ...more »

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School clerk charged with harassing girls in Kolar
Times of IndiaFebruary 29, 2012

KOLAR: A high school clerk has been allegedly sexually harassing Class IX girls at the Government Girls' High School at Pulagurakote in Srinivasapur taluk of Kolar district. Sanjay, who is a probationary second division clerk at the school, ...more »

Exposing the Ugly Details of the Military Sexual Violence Epidemic
American Civil Liberties Union News and Information (blog)February 29, 2012

... in the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) case brought by the Service Women's Action Network (SWAN) and the ACLU seeking records from the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs regarding their response to sexual assault, sexual harassment, ...more »

This Is What A Gamer's Sexual Harassment Looks Like
KotakuFebruary 29, 2012

One competitive gamer's inflammatory comments in support of sexual harassment set off a firestorm of drama in the gaming world yesterday. This video makes things seem even worse. In a recent interview, competitive gamer Aris Bakhtanians said "sexual ...more »

Investigator: Board Didn't Deliberately Hinder Probe Of Principal
CBS LocalFebruary 29, 2012

Deer Path Middle School principal John Steinert pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor harassment charge in 2009. (Credit: Gurnee Police) LAKE FOREST, Ill. (CBS) — Did school administrators in Lake Forest botch a sexual harassment investigation of a ...more »

Former Hurricane Grill & Wings owner settles harassment suit
South Florida Business JournalFebruary 29, 2012

The former owner/operator of a Hurricane Grill & Wings restaurant franchise in Royal Palm Beach has been ordered to pay $200000 to settle a sexual harassment lawsuit filed by the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. The suit, filed last July in ...more »

Former owner of Royal Palm Beach eatery to pay $200000 to settle sex ...
Palm Beach PostFebruary 29, 2012

The EEOC charged that the company broke federal law when it allowed female servers to be sexually harassed by a customer, a Palm Beach County sheriff's deputy who grabbed waitresses' breasts and buttocks. Later, the EEOC said, the company fired a ...more »

Succeed Management Solutions, LLC Would Like to Introduce Their New AB 1825 ...
San Francisco Chronicle (press release)February 29, 2012

There are plenty of companies that offer Sexual Harassment training, but none are backed by Succeed's new Training Center™. With the Training Center™, employees are automatically notified of their assigned training, and organizations can track ...more »

NTU student accused of sexual harassment
Yahoo! Singapore News (blog)February 29, 2012

By debchoo | SingaporeScene – 13 hours ago A female Nanyang Technological University student's note this week alleging that a male student has sexually harassed her peers has gone viral online. In a Facebook note posted on Tuesday at 6 pm and later ...more »

Former Land of Make Believe employee sues amusement park, director over ...
The Express Times - LehighValleyLive.comFebruary 29, 2012

By Sarah M. Wojcik | The Express-Times View full sizeExpress-Times File Photo | AMY HERZOGA former employee of the Hope Township amusement park says he was sexually harassed and his complaints to management were ignored. A former employee at the Land ...more »

Anti-discrimination and sexual harassment training
HeraldNetFebruary 29, 2012

LYNNWOOD – Everyone generally knows sexual harassment is against the law, but many employers and employees struggle with what actually constitutes sexual harassment under federal and Washington law. They want to provide both their managers and ...more »

State Supreme Court hears Hoonah sex harassment case
Juneau EmpireFebruary 29, 2012

By EMILY RUSSO MILLER The Alaska Supreme Court heard oral arguments in four separate cases in Juneau on Tuesday, including one case alleging sexual harassment and retaliation by then-Hoonah Police Chief Jefferson Hankla.more »

Idaho Senate leaders handled McGee sexual harassment charge the right way
Idaho Press-TribuneFebruary 29, 2012

That said, credit must be given to McGee's colleagues in the Idaho Senate, who responded quickly, definitively and properly last week when McGee was charged with sexual harassment of an adult legislative employee. Senate Majority Leader Bart Davis of ...more »

Former Toronto cop charged with sex harassment says he declined accuser's ...
Toronto StarFebruary 29, 2012

Donovan Vincent Staff Reporter The former head of the Toronto police Intelligence Unit accused of sexually harassing a 20-year veteran officer, told a disciplinary hearing the woman invited him to her home on several occasions, but he declined.more »

Competitive Gamer's Inflammatory Comments Spark Sexual Harassment Debate
Kotaku AustraliaFebruary 28, 2012

His response when asked, “Can I get my Street Fighter without sexual harassment?”: You can't. You can't because they're one and the same thing. This is a community that's, you know, 15 or 20 years old, and the sexual harassment is part of a culture, ...more »

Competitive Gamer's Inflammatory Comments Spark Sexual Harassment Debate
KotakuFebruary 28, 2012

His response when asked, "Can I get my Street Fighter without sexual harassment?": You can't. You can't because they're one and the same thing. This is a community that's, you know, 15 or 20 years old, and the sexual harassment is part of a culture, ...more »

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