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Know Your Legal Rights about Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

Sexual harassment is a type of gender discrimination that is prohibited by Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Typically, it includes unwelcome/offensive sexual overtures/advances, requests for sexual favors and/or verbal or physical…
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Important Facts about Sexual Harassment

Sexual harassment is unlawful gender discrimination under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Though these laws have been enforced decades ago, gender discrimination and sexual harassment continues to be a grim reality until now. Cases…
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Sexual Harassment in Iowa: Two Big Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Ignore It

Des Moines, IA- Many women and men in Iowa face sexual harassment, either at college or in the workplace. Sexual harassment can be so typical from some students and workers that they shrug it off and go about their days without doing anything…
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Tunica County Sheriff Commander Accused of Sexual Harassment

The Tunica County Sheriff’s office confirmed that Commander Eugene Bridges was fired over allegations of sexual harassment. According to a report in the WMC Action News, the deputy (who is being kept anonymous) gave a statement that Bridges…
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Sexual Harassment in the Workplace and the Responsibilities of the Employer

Every employer must take appropriate measures to minimize incidences of sexual harassment in the workplace. Employees are always vulnerable to different forms of harassment and it is the duty of the employer to ensure that policies are in place. Lawsuits…
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How to Have a Successful Ohio Sexual Harassment Claim

Akron, OH- When we head to work each day, we expect to carries our duties and to go through our day with as little trouble and interpersonal drama as possible. Many workers are fortunate and don’t work in a hostile environment where they encounter…
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What Students must Know about Sexual Harassment on Campus and Title IX

It is no secret that sexual harassment isn’t confined to the workplace but to school and college campuses as well. Statistics from the Association of American Universities Campus Climate Survey on Sexual Assault and Sexual Misconduct are alarming…
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What You must Know about Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

The workplace can be a tough place and have a profound effect on women who are vulnerable to sexual harassment in many different forms. A hostile work environment is something that no one would ever desire to work in. However, according to sexual…
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Nearly One-Fourth of OSU Women Face Sexual Harassment and Assault

Akron, OH- Sexual harassment and assault on college campuses has been a topic of national discussion for several years now. Even the White House weighed in on the problem last year, launching a program to help combat this nascent and pervasive…
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Toledo Diocese Sends Priest back to his Home Country where he Belongs

There is no doubt that punishment in sexual harassment cases vary depending on the severity of the case and several other factors. However, a mere ‘transfer’ or order to leave the country is something that some people do not really perceive…
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Somerset County Sheriff’s Female Officer Presses for Public Hearing in Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

Amy Alfano, a Somerset County, New Jersey sheriff officer has requested that her disciplinary hearing be made public under the Open Public Meetings Act, as reported by nj.com. A veteran of 18 years with the department, Alfano has been accused…
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Appeals Court Rejects Casino Workers’ Claims of Discrimination

A New Jersey Appeals Court has rejected the discrimination claims made by casino workers over being asked to maintain their weight within certain parameters. According to the three-judge Appellate panel, the Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa located…