All items: Harassment

  • Sexual harassment: the rise of historical allegations

    Date:
    31 October 2017

    With the reports of historical sexual harassment in Hollywood and now Parliament, employees may feel increasingly able to come forward with such claims in the workplace. Will Clift, solicitor at Winckworth Sherwood, looks at how HR should handle them and the legal grounds for allegations of historical sexual harassment.

  • Sexual harassment in the workplace: Uber media outcry alerts employers to cut the risk

    Date:
    1 July 2017

    Sexual harassment in the workplace is in the spotlight after widespread publicity of claims by a former employee at technology firm Uber. Adam Grant and Jemma Pugh at legal firm Wedlake Bell LLP say the development is a warning for employers to take action.

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Legal guidance: HR and legal information and guidance relating to harassment in relation to sex.