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Preventing Third Party Harassment

By Matthew G. Dunning While most employers are aware of their legal obligation to protect employees from harassment by co-workers, supervisors, and managers, a recent case from Mississippi highlights the need to prevent harassment by third parties, including patients and … Continue reading

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New Jersey Sexual Harassment Law: Revisiting Gaines v. Bellino

It is not uncommon when a sexual harassment claim is filed for controversy to arise regarding who exactly is liable for the harassment. In 1993, the New Jersey Supreme Court held in the case ‘Lehmann v. Toys ‘R’ Us’ an … Continue reading

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Tennessee Prison Guard Sues CoreCivic Over Inmate Assault, Harassment

A Tennessee woman is suing private prison contractor CoreCivic, claiming her colleagues left her alone with violent male inmates–and then ignored her calls for help. Read more detail on Recent Products Liability posts –

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Harassment Leads To Resignation, Suspension Of Prosecutor

A 180-day suspension has been imposed by a hearing panel of the Michigan Attorney Discipline Board Based on respondent's admissions, plea of no contest and the stipulation of the parties, the panel found that respondent committed professional misconduct in his… … Continue reading

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The Many and Varied Potential Forms of Harassment that Can Happen at Holiday Parties in New Jersey

The high visibility of movements like #metoo has changed many things about workplaces when it comes to sexual harassment. Some employers are rightly taking long, hard looks at established practices and assessing whether or not they are healthy or harmful. … Continue reading

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