Author Archives: Derek T. Smith, Esq.

Can ‘Penis Seats’ on a Train Combat Sexual Harassment?

Mexico City authorities install ‘penis seat’ to fight sexual harassment on Metro trains With sexual harassment at all time highs in Mexico City, the Metro authorities are fighting back in a very odd way, “Penis Seats”. The anatomically correct seats, labelled ‘for men only’, were installed on one of the busiest trains on the Mexico… Read more »

Radio Host sues Station for Sexual Harassment

Veteran Employee accused of Sexual Harassment Florida – A female radio host, Aprille Hinnant, is suing Cox Media Group for sexual harassment at work. According to the sexual harassment lawsuit filed in a Miami federal court, the plaintiff alleged her supervisor, Maestro Powell, sexually harassed and retaliated against her, which developed a hostile work environment…. Read more »

Sexual Harassment unveiled in Apple Headquarters

Women reveals Apple’s Hostile Work Environment California – Clandestine sexual harassment in the Apple Headquarters in Cupertino, CA, has been unleashed through numerous female employees who believe men in the workplace have gone too far with sexual harassment and sexual joking at work. It’s illegal to subject employees to a hostile work environment and decide… Read more »

CEO of ASPIRA accused of Sexual Harassment

Philadelphia Human Relations Commission eliminates CEO of ASPIRA Philadelphia – Sexual harassment allegations have been raised against the CEO of ASPIRA, Alfredo Calderon. According to a new report by Fox 29, former chief academic officer of ASPIRA, Evelyn Nunez, accused Calderon of sexual harassing her and retaliating against her in the workplace. As a result… Read more »

Sexual Assault at Rider University

Male Student expelled after Sexual Assault Allegations New Jersey – Over the past year, sexual harassment and sexual assault has been an ongoing issue in various universities. Rider University is on the list of universities battling sexual assault within their academic community. A male student was accused of sexually assaulting a female student. Prior to… Read more »

Police Chief terminated for the Second Time

Female Police allege Retaliation South Carolina – In 2014, a gay female police chief, Crystal Moore, faced termination due to her sexual orientation and preference. Jarrett Taylor, Latta Town Administrator, was the individual who saved Moore’s job after she was terminated on the basis of her sex. Taylor disclosed a recording of the Mayor stating… Read more »

Ex-Fox News Host awarded $20M in Sexual Harassment Suit

Gretchen Carlson’s Case ends Sexual Harassment at Fox NY/NJ – Over the summer former Fox News Host, Gretchen Carlson, filed a sexual harassment lawsuit for the sexual harassment she endured by former Fox News CEO, Roger Ailes. As a result of the sexual harassment lawsuit, the parent company, 21st Century Fox will pay $20 million… Read more »

Delta College sued for Sexual Harassment

Former Instructor accused of Sexually Harassing Students Michigan – A sexual harassment lawsuit was filed in July 2016 in Bay County Circuit Court alleging that an instructor at Delta College sexually harassed two students, MaCayla Jablonski and Emily Mason. The sexual harassment lawsuit was filed against Delta College and the instructor, Jonathan Brent Fonville. In… Read more »

NYC Tollbooth Employees rarely report Sexual Harassment

Tollbooth Employees face Sexual Harassment at Work NY/NJ – Sexual harassment during tollbooth visits appear to be a common action drivers engaged in on the road. Employees working in New York and New Jersey tollbooths explained they endure sexual harassment on the regular basis. Although tollbooth employees prefer to work in an environment that’s free… Read more »

Philadelphia Urgent Care accused of Race Discrimination

White Patients viewed as Primary Patients Philadelphia – A discrimination lawsuit was filed against Advanced Urgent Care in the U.S District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania on behalf of an African American medical assistant, Nafisah Williams, who experienced race discrimination in the workplace. Advanced Urgent Care runs seven urgent care centers in Pennsylvania…. Read more »