Tag: #SexualHarassment

Fox News is facing more allegations of sexual harassment. This time, Fox News host Eric Bolling is accused of the harassment.

What Are California’s New Requirements for Sexual Harassment Training?

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As Governor Jerry Brown prepares to exit office, he has signed numerous bills into law, changing the way California handles sexual harassment. One of those changes includes a significant expansion of the sexual harassment training employers must provide for their employees. Here is a rundown of those changes, and how companies must fulfill these requirements. … Continue reading

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Will the #GoogleWalkout Change How Tech Companies Handle Harassment Claims?

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In October 2018, The New York Times broke news that angered many people in the tech industry. After resigning due to allegations of sexual misconduct, Andy Rubin—co-creator of the Android operating system—was paid a $90 million exit package. Though Google found the accusations to be credible, the company still paid Rubin, and he wasn’t the … Continue reading

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California Female Politicians Speak Out on Sexual Harassment Claims

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State politicians have important roles in our American society; they represent a lot of people and have to make tough decisions every day that impact the community they speak for. Women politicians, especially, not only need to be concerned with their state’s politics, but they also fight for women’s rights, in the workplace and elsewhere. … Continue reading

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Is It Workplace Bullying or Sexual Harassment?

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Are there legal differences between workplace bullying and sexual harassment? Workplace bullying is not explicitly illegal in California. However, employers in California who have 50 or more employees are required to provide training to supervisors every two years that includes training on prevention of workplace bullying. But if workplace bullying crosses a line into workplace … Continue reading

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How to Fight Against Discrimination in the Workplace

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Facing discrimination in the workplace is a difficult and stressful situation. Discrimination can take a number of forms, from discrimination based on race to national origin to sexual orientation to pregnancy and more. If you are facing discrimination in the workplace, you should know that you have rights, and those rights are being infringed upon … Continue reading

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