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Same-Sex Workplace Sexual Harassment Laws Expanded In Landmark Appeal

A recent decision in the Fourth Circuit appellate court further defined the “evidentiary routes” available to employee plaintiffs bringing same-sex sexual harassment claims. This type of harassment in the workplace is prohibited by Title VII. In Roberts v. Glenn Industrial Group, Inc., the court more broadly translated the meaning of the term “sex” as used in [...]

2021-08-10T09:22:00-05:00By |Categories: Sexual Harassment or Assault|Comments Off on Same-Sex Workplace Sexual Harassment Laws Expanded In Landmark Appeal

Sexual Abuse Class Action Filed by Four Current and Former Brown University Students

Grant & Eisenhofer and co-counsel have filed a federal class action complaint alleging Brown University failed to protect them after being sexually assaulted on and off campus, despite university policies and knowledge of the transgressions. The plaintiffs, four former and current students at the prestigious Ivy league school, are seeking to certify a class of up [...]

2021-08-09T12:59:58-05:00By |Categories: Sexual Harassment or Assault|Comments Off on Sexual Abuse Class Action Filed by Four Current and Former Brown University Students

Workplace Discrimination Resources Available After Landmark Supreme Court Decision

In June 2020, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a breakthrough decision in Bostock v. Clayton County. The decision held that employment discrimination based on sexual orientation or transgender status is prohibited as part of sex discrimination in Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. One year later, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) [...]

2021-07-19T15:26:07-05:00By |Categories: Discrimination|Comments Off on Workplace Discrimination Resources Available After Landmark Supreme Court Decision

New York Passes Bill Organizing Panel of Experts to Stop Cyberbullying

Earlier this summer, a bill was passed by New York lawmakers to establish a cohort to study cyberbullying in the state. The nine-member task force includes experts from the fields of child psychology, mental health, technology, among others, to combat online bullying. The goal of the group is to study cyberbullying among teens and identify solutions [...]

2021-07-19T15:20:46-05:00By |Categories: School Bullying|Comments Off on New York Passes Bill Organizing Panel of Experts to Stop Cyberbullying

Former Pastor and Girls Basketball Coach Jailed for Child Sexual Abuse 

A former Tennessee pastor and girls basketball coach is in jail after child sexual abuse charges were brought against him. He is charged with aggravated sexual battery and three counts of statutory rape by an authority figure after being accused of having inappropriate interactions with two teen girls over a three-year period. Documents filed in court [...]

2021-09-13T18:56:37-05:00By |Categories: Child Sexual Abuse|Comments Off on Former Pastor and Girls Basketball Coach Jailed for Child Sexual Abuse