Sexual Harassment

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'That '70s Show' Star Convicted on Two Counts of Rape. He 'Drugged' His Victims.

Danny Masterson was accused of forcibly raping three women at different times between 2001 and 2003. The jury reached a verdict on two counts but was deadlocked on the third.

Business News

Salt Bae's Former Employees Describe Tip Theft, Discrimination, and Polyester Uniforms within the Memeable Meat Empire

The Instagram-famous butcher is known for his over-the-top antics. A string of lawsuits and interviews with former employees reveal a darker side.

Business News

Paramount Pictures Sued for $500 Million By Stars of 'Romeo & Juliet' Over Underage Sex Scene from 1968

Actors Olivia Hussey and Leonard Whiting were only 15 and 16 years old at the time the scene was shot.

Business News

'It's 100 Times Uglier Than Any of Us Thought': Boston Celtics Coach Suspended for Inappropriate Relationship

New details are emerging about Ime Udoka's sudden departure from the storied NBA team.

Business News

Kevin Spacey Ordered to Pay Nearly $31 Million for Violating Harassment Policy

The studio behind 'House of Cards' alleges Spacey's breaches of contract made him liable for tens of millions of dollars in losses.

Business News

What Can We Learn About Leadership and Accountability From MLB's Mickey Callaway Debacle?

The Angels pitching coach has been suspended for alleged harassment of multiple women, and reports have emerged that upper management at other organizations knew about his transgressions. We talked with a professional leadership consultant to figure out how this could persist, and what it says about executive ranks in male-dominated fields.

Business News

Dozens of Workers Have Filed Sexual Harassment Lawsuits Against McDonald's

Roughly 40 percent of women working in the fast-food industry report being sexually harassed at work.

News and Trends

How to Create a Safe Workplace For All in the Post-MeToo era

Reports of harassment are on the rise, but organizations may not be doing enough to identify and manage this risk properly

Business News

Women 'Stood Up'; Now It's Time for Men and Companies to Follow

#MeToo taught women that there's strength in numbers. Those numbers will rise if women's male co-workers and employers also get on board.

Business News

Google Faces New Internal Protest Over Forced Arbitration

A group of Google workers wants the right to sue the company over workplace harassment and discrimination claims.

Business News

Google Sued for Allegedly Covering Up Sexual Misconduct Allegations

A shareholder said Alphabet's board of directions were directly involved.

Business News

Company Holiday Party This Week? In the Era of #MeToo, Exercise ... Caution.

The abhorrent conduct of a few does not mean that your company should cancel all celebrations and keep employees from socializing.

News and Trends

Busting Myths Around Posh Laws

Ever since the Prevention of Sexual Harassment Act was passed in 2013 (the "Act"), numerous myths around the Act have mushroomed

Lifestyle

Dear Romeos & Juliets, Office Romance Is Endearing But Lethal At The Same Time

When to draw a line between respecting an employee's privacy and protecting the company's name?