Sexual Harassment. Legal news and articles for April 25 - 29, 2017

Richard Epstein: The Market, Not Laws, Felled O'ReillyEDITORIAL: Urgent need for harassment lawsCourt upholds firing of Pleasanton principal after sexual harassment claimsHow To Deal With Sexual Harassment At WorkHow To Deal With Sexual Harassment At WorkGive info on sexual harassment cases to victims within 48 hrs: CICAmid sexual harassment scandal, Fox News now faces racial discrimination lawsuitSexual harassment case info must be furnished to victim within 48 hrs: CIC“Law & Order: SVU” rips into Fox News' harassment headlinesFerguson files federal civil rights case over sexual harassment of ...No, It's Not Up To Women To End Sexual Harassment - The FederalistNo, It's Not Up To Women To End Sexual Harassment - The FederalistRupert Murdoch's Appalling Corporate Legacy: An International Empire of Sexual Harassment and Law BreakingBill O'Reilly uses 'No Spin News' to address sexual harassment allegations that led to Fox exit5 things to know about sexual harassment at work

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The Fox News Sexual Harassment Scandal Is Looking Worse by the Minute
Slate Magazine (blog)April 3, 2017

News of the settlements, two of which were reached after former Fox Chairman Roger Ailes was ousted after facing a damning internal investigation and his own wave of sexual harassment allegations, gives further credence to the idea that Fox News has no ...more »

Former 'O'Reilly Factor' Guest Commentator Calls for Investigation Into Sexual Harassment Claims Against Bill O'Reilly
VarietyApril 3, 2017

She said that although Fox tapped the law firm of Paul, Weiss to review claims last summer, at the time allegations were swirling around then-CEO Roger Ailes, and that probe was not independent. Bloom said that the New York State Division of Human ...more »

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Richard Epstein: The Market, Not Laws, Felled O'Reilly
NewsweekApril 29, 2017

The biggest media story of the moment is that Bill O'Reilly has been dropped by Fox News as a result of multiple credible sexual harassment allegations. The most intriguing part of this story is why Fox forced O'Reilly out. ... There is no question ...more »

EDITORIAL: Urgent need for harassment laws
Nation NewsApril 29, 2017

“Human rights activists report that sexual harassment continued to be of serious concern” in Barbados, was the way Washington put it. And the report seemingly tied that putrid behaviour to the fact that “no law contains penalties specifically for ...more »

Court upholds firing of Pleasanton principal after sexual harassment claims
The Mercury NewsApril 28, 2017

Judge Wynne Carvill this week denied the petition by Jon Vranesh, former principal at Walnut Grove Elementary School, who had appealed his termination to the state Office of Administrative Hearings in 2015. The office at the time upheld Vranesh's ...more »

How To Deal With Sexual Harassment At Work
Houston Public MediaApril 28, 2017

Jackie Ford with the Vorys law firm says employers should nip sexual harassment in the bud as soon as possible. The recent firing of popular – if controversial – Fox News host Bill O'Reilly shook the TV world. It also put a focus on how employers ...more »

How To Deal With Sexual Harassment At Work
Houston Public MediaApril 28, 2017

Jackie Ford with the Vorys law firm says employers should nip sexual harassment in the bud as soon as possible. The recent firing of popular – if controversial – Fox News host Bill O'Reilly shook the TV world. It also put a focus on how employers ...more »

Give info on sexual harassment cases to victims within 48 hrs: CIC
The TribuneApril 27, 2017

Acharyulu said as per the sexual harassment prevention law, the information pertaining to sexual harassment at the workplace shall not be subject to the provisions of the RTI Act, except to the extent that it should not be disclosed to the public ...more »

Amid sexual harassment scandal, Fox News now faces racial discrimination lawsuit
Christian Science MonitorApril 27, 2017

Fox News anchor Kelly Wright on Wednesday joined a racial discrimination lawsuit filed by 13 people against the company, which came as Fox tried to control the damage caused by the recent sexual harassment scandal that led to the firing of its star ...more »

Sexual harassment case info must be furnished to victim within 48 hrs: CIC
Economic TimesApril 27, 2017

Acharyulu said as per the sexual harassment prevention law, the information pertaining to sexual harassment at the workplace shall not be subject to the provisions of the Right to Information Act, except to the extent that it should not be disclosed to ...more »

“Law & Order: SVU” rips into Fox News' harassment headlines
SalonApril 27, 2017

“The Newsroom” follows the basic structure of a typical “SVU” episode and, given what the public now knows about Fox's work environment, the details of the case are entirely plausible. Detective Benson (Mariska Hargitay) appears on Sorenson's show and ...more »

Ferguson files federal civil rights case over sexual harassment of ...
Access WashingtonApril 26, 2017

SPOKANE — Attorney General Bob Ferguson announced today that he is accusing a Quincy agricultural company and one of its managers of violating Title VII ...more »

No, It's Not Up To Women To End Sexual Harassment - The Federalist
The FederalistApril 26, 2017

People need to know the law on sexual harassment, and can reduce their risk for it. But don't let these precautions shut down relationships.more »

No, It's Not Up To Women To End Sexual Harassment - The Federalist
The FederalistApril 26, 2017

People need to know the law on sexual harassment, and can reduce their risk for it. But don't let these precautions shut down relationships.more »

Rupert Murdoch's Appalling Corporate Legacy: An International Empire of Sexual Harassment and Law Breaking
AlterNetApril 26, 2017

Bill O'Reilly may be gone at Fox News, but Rupert Murdoch's festering Fox News mess isn't going away anytime soon. Murdoch cut ties with the host last week after multiple women's reports of sexual harassment became public. Since then, seven black Fox ...more »

Bill O'Reilly uses 'No Spin News' to address sexual harassment allegations that led to Fox exit
AL.comApril 25, 2017

O'Reilly was dismissed last week after as many as seven women claimed the 67-year-old "The O'Reilly Factor" host sexually harassed them. Fox and O'Reilly reportedly paid as much as $13 million to settle the claims. The podcast was his first direct ...more »

5 things to know about sexual harassment at work
CBS NewsApril 25, 2017

What is sexual harassment? Under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, sexual harassment is unwelcome behavior that is so “severe or pervasive” that it affects the victim's employment. Harassment can be peer to peer, supervisor to subordinate or ...more »

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