…guides supervisors through key federal discrimination and sexual harassment laws, relates these laws to everyday workplace behavior, and provides the legal definitions of discrimination and harassment. Managers and supervisors must…

Workplace Diversity

…Title VII. Source:   Physical Appearance Although no laws exist currently to protect this class, it is only a matter of time before state and federal laws are passed…


…many different circumstances. The federal government and the State of California have passed laws that prohibit sexual harassment in the workplace. We understand these laws and have designed our training…

Sexual Harassment Lawsuits Against LA Prompt Calls For Prevention Training

sexual-harassmentIn the wake of two lawsuits filed against the city, two Los Angeles officials are pushing for all city employees to take sexual harassment training courses.City Council President Herb Wesson and City Councilwoman Nury Martinez introduced a proposal Thursday that would require mandatory sexual harassment prevention training. Currently, just managers take the course. Additionally, the course would have to be taught by an individual, not simply taken online.

The council members also want employees to take a workforce violence training program and are seeking to bolster the city’s Ethic Commission training course.


…second state to make sexual harassment training a mandatory requirement for employers. The first state to bring forth its own sexual harassment training laws was Maine in 1991, Connecticut (1992),…

EEOC Files Sexual Harassment Lawsuit On Behalf Of Fitness Club Employee

iStock_000021441734_FullA Fitness company has agreed to pay $150,000 to settle a sexual harassment and retaliation lawsuit with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC).

The agency claimed that a Latina janitorial worker who worked at two Allstar Fitness clubs in Seattle was repeatedly sexually assaulted by her immediate supervisor. The EEOC also said that the supervisor forced her to have sex with him on a regular basis and warned her to keep quiet about it.

O’Reilly in O’Trouble: Settles Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

(CBS/AP) Fox News Channel’s Bill O’Reilly said Thursday he and a former producer of his talk show have agreed to settle their legal dispute over hjudge-noter allegations of sexual harassment, and his accusations that she was trying to shake him down.

“This brutal ordeal is now officially over, and I will never speak of it again,” he said on his talk show, “The O’Reilly Factor.”