Sexual Harassment Law Blog


Spotted Pig Owner Pays $240,000 in Sexual Harassment Claims Settlement

Spotted Pig Owner Pays $240,000 in Sexual Harassment Claims Settlement

When the owner of an establishment is the person engaging in sexual harassment, employee complaints are not going to get far, and they can expect retaliation. That was the case with Ken Friedman, owner of Manhattan’s Spotted Pig Restaurant, located in the West Village. 
In January,...

5 Reasons Why to Never Report Sexual Harassment to HR

5 Reasons Why to Never Report Sexual Harassment to HR

A Columbia University researcher complained about unwanted sexual advances from a tenured professor. He responded by trying to crush her career.
Economics researcher Enrichetta Ravina was subject to retaliation after reporting inappropriate behavior by Professor Geert Bekaert, a New York...