Tag Archives: New York City employment law attorney

COURT SPLIT OVER SEXUAL ORIENTATION DISCRIMINATION QUESTION

Discrimination claims based on sexual orientation are a budding area of discrimination law. While many Courts have found ways to backdoor sexual orientation discrimination through the lens of gender discrimination, most  Federal Circuit Courts are still reluctant to explicitly state that sexual orientation discrimination is covered by Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of… 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 »

San Bernardino Nonprofit named in Sexual Harassment Suit

Female Supervisor allege Sexual Harassment by the Boss California – Rolling Start, Inc., a non-profit organization located in numerous counties including San Bernardino that supports individuals with disabilities in an independent living center has been accused of allowing sexual harassment in the work environment. Last month a sexual harassment lawsuit was filed in San Bernardino… Read more »

U.S. Olympic Bronze Medalist allege Sexual Harassment

Female Gymnast accused Team Physician of Sexual Harassment California – In 2000, one particular gymnast who remains anonymous, won a bronze medal during the Sydney Olympics. This female gymnast was a part of the U.S. national team, and she alleged the team’s doctor sexual harassed her for six years. Overtime, the sexual harassment had an… 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 in Law Enforcement

Several Oakland Police Officers terminated after Sexual Misconduct California – In the city of Oakland, multiple police officers have been accused of engaging in sexual misconduct. In addition to the accused Oakland police officers, four law enforcement agencies in East Bay also faced sexual assault allegations. After an investigation took place for an entire year,… 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 »

Georgia Company violates State Labor Code

Product Technician allege Discrimination and Wrongful Termination Texas – Lance McCullough, product technician, filed a discrimination lawsuit against Aaron’s Inc., Georgia Company, for allegedly breaching the Texas Labor Code. The discrimination lawsuit was filed in the Houston Division of the Southern District of Texas on August 16th. Discrimination under several protected classes including, race, gender,… 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 »