Several Russian media outlets have announced that they are ending cooperation with the lower house of parliament after its ethics commission dismissed sexual harassment accusations by a number of female reporters against an MP. Read Full Article at RT.com
Civil rights lawyer Valerie McGinty founded a political action committee late last year to help boost the low numbers of women serving in the California Legislature. As it launches in Los Angeles, it will have an additional objective: backing women pursuing the seats left empty by men whose careers...
Joe Souki said he gave one of his accusers an "aloha kiss," but an ethics report said he admitted it was more than that.
After a former female crew member filed a lawsuit today against actor Fred Savage and 20th Century Fox alleging sexual harassment, the studio said it found “no evidence of any wrongdoing” by Savage in a completed investigation, Variety reports. The...
The fines would apply toward public behavior like making 'degrading or humiliating comments' or making 'sexual or sexist' actions towards someone
Melissa Weishaupt, one of the women who allege sexual harassment at the Dallas Mavericks, details how she was treated - and ignored - by management.
The reservations site will encourage restaurants to declare themselves safe spaces so customers can “vote with their dollars” Sexual harassment is apparently endemic to restaurants: Some 78 percent of employees report having experienced...Show More Summary
Former Wynn Resorts chief executive Steve Wynn may sell all his stock in the casino-operator a month after he resigned over sexual assault and harassment allegations. Wynn could sell up to 12.1 million shares of stock, according to a securities filing Wednesday. He is the largest shareholder in...
We were shocked when we heard about sexual harassment claims against child star Fred Savage for things that allegedly happened on The Wonder Years set. But now the actor finds himself facing accusations once again, this time as an adult man, married with children. TMZ was the first to report a woman from the wardrobe department of [...]
Russia's parliamentary ethics commission on Wednesday cleared MP Leonid Slutsky of sexual harassment, while questioning the motives of the women who accused him. The accusations from four reporters were seen by some as the belated beginning of a "#MeToo" movement in Russia, but they have not so far sparked any wider change. Show More Summary
France's gender equality minister wants harassers to pay up on the spot. A new bill that could be voted into law by the French parliament makes a bold move to fight sexual harassment, hitting men where it hurts most—their wallets. Marlène Schiappa, the French gender equality minister (note the disparity between the U.S. Show More Summary
Just over one week after Hyundai's ad agency Innocean Worldwide placed chief creative officer Eric Springer on leave following Adweek's report of a sexual harassment, discrimination and retaliation lawsuit filed against him, another suit has surfaced. Show More Summary
Natalie Lucie From: Bristol, England The #metoo movement is inspiring women across the world to challenge sexual harassment and ingrained sexism. From women sharing their deeply personal experiences of harassment on social media to marches...Show More Summary
The bill will also extends the statute of limitations on filing rape complaints.
The fast food chain maintains that its own "rigorous" internal auditing system protects workers from abuse.
People who work in restaurants will tell you: tips say more about customers than about the service they get. All those people who say that tips are a way to reward good service and punish bad service? Sorry, but that’s not how it works in practice every day in restaurants across the country. Instead, tips are […]
Former NFL Network executive producer Eric Weinberger has lost his current job after allegations that he sexually harassed a woman during his time at NFL Network. The Bill Simmons Media Group has confirmed that Weinberger no longer serves as its president. Simmons’ company claims that they “mutually agreed” two weeks ago that Weinberger would leave. [more]
Marine Commandant Gen. Robert Neller orders new investigation into sexual harassment claims at Quantico, the "Crossroads of the Marine Corps."
Fines of €90 to €750 could be higher for repeat offenders or with aggravating circumstances France is to introduce on-the-spot fines for sexual harassment in public places and lengthen the time-limit for filing rape complaints as part of new legislation against sexual violence. Show More Summary
France’s government is unveiling a series of measures against sexual violence on Wednesday, including on-the-spot fines for sexual harassment on the street and extended deadlines for filing rape complaints.