Sexual Harassment Law Blog


Sexual Harassment in the Legal Field

Sexual Harassment in the Legal Field

While those in the legal field should prove fully cognizant of possible repercussions due to sexual harassment claims, that doesn’t mean such behavior is less prevalent than in other industries. A recent survey of approximately 7,000 lawyers and those working in the legal field by the...





Sexual Harassment Within Medicine

Sexual Harassment Within Medicine

There are few settings so rife with abusive behavior by people in positions of authority as medical residencies. The culture, insiders say, prompts residents to view harassment as a necessary evil for ‘rookies’; if they can endure it, they’ll make it in the competitive environment...


Oklahoma School District Pays $3.5 Million in Sexual Abuse Case

Oklahoma School District Pays $3.5 Million in Sexual Abuse Case

The Perry School District in Perry, OK has agreed to pay $3.5 million to the families of 14 youngsters who were inappropriately touched by an octogenarian teacher’s aide. The incidents occurred at the Perry Elementary School, and the girls involved were in the fifth grade. A total of 16...

Rape by Bartender - $20 Million Lawsuit Filed Against Restaurant

Rape and sexual violence have no borders. They can occur anywhere. A Houston lawyer has stepped forward and accused a Brennan’s of Houston restaurant bartender of spiking her drink and then raping her in her own apartment. She is seeking $20 million in damages.
 
The case has...

Rape by Bartender - $20 Million Lawsuit Filed

Rape by Bartender - $20 Million Lawsuit Filed

Can I Sue a Bar or Restaurant if I was Raped by an Employee? Rape and sexual violence have no borders. They can occur anywhere. A Houston lawyer has stepped forward and accused a Brennan’s restaurant bartender of spiking her drink and then raping her in her own apartment. The case has...