Google Changes Harassment, Assault Policies After Mass Employee ProtestGoogle CEO announced a number of internal changes Thursday in response to global employee walkouts over the company's handling of sexual harassment.
Google Employees Worldwide Walk Out To Protest Treatment Of WomenGoogle engineers and other company workers around the world walked off the job Thursday to protest the internet company's lenient treatment of executives accused of sexual misconduct.
Google Addresses Harassment Allegations Detailed In NYT reportThe New York Times published an investigation into how Google protected three executives accused of sexual misconduct over the past decade.
App Aims To Help Survivors Report Sexual MisconductAn app used by a growing number of college campuses for survivors to make sure there is a record.
California May Soon Join States Placing Limits On Secret Harassment SettlementsLawmakers in California also took action this past week, sending two bills to the governor.
Uber To Pay 56 Workers $1.9 Million For Harassment And Discrimination ClaimsUber has agreed to pay 56 current and former employees about $33,900 each, or $1.9 million, to settle their claims of gender discrimination, harassment and hostile work environment.
UC Berkeley Professor Suspended 3 Years For Sexual HarassmentThe University of California, Berkeley has suspended an architecture professor for three years without pay for sexually harassing a graduate student and abusing his power for personal gain.
Contra Costa County Assessor Denies Accusations Of HarassmentThe Contra Costa County Assessor accused of sexual harassment fired back Monday night, denying the allegations and claiming the scrutiny was all a witch hunt.
Contra Costa Supes Could Censure Assessor Over Sexual Harassment ClaimsThe Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday will consider censuring Gus Kramer, the county's longtime assessor, in light of allegations of sexual harassment involving two female workers in the assessor's office.
Letter Alleges Lewd, Drunken Behavior By California Lottery OfficialsGov. Jerry Brown has asked the attorney general to look into a whistleblower complaint about alleged inappropriate and drunken behavior by staff of the California State Lottery.
Police Chief Punished For 'Puffy Nipples' Comment To Female OfficerA Florida police chief has been ordered to go through sexual harassment training after an investigation into comments he made about a female officer's nipples.
Audit Faults University Of California Sex Misconduct ProcessState auditors are faulting the University of California for not addressing sexual misconduct complaints on time and not disciplining faculty swiftly.
Intel CEO Out After Consensual Relationship With EmployeeIntel said Thursday that the relationship was in violation of the company's non-fraternization policy, which applies to all managers.
California Legislature May Create New Harassment UnitThe California Legislature may create a new investigative unit to focus on harassment complaints and hire a panel of outside experts to recommend discipline.
Accuser 'Disappointed' That Probe Cleared San Leandro City ManagerThe chief executive of a nonprofit group said Tuesday that she's disappointed that an independent investigation found that the sexual harassment allegations she made against San Leandro City Manager Chris Zapata lacked credibility.