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The #MeToo movement of 2017 suddenly thrust sexual harassment—an underlying and harmful workplace norm—into the spotlight. Over the past few months, a wide range of employers and industries have come under fire for overlooking sexual harassment.

The fact that sexual harassment represents an especially pervasive problem in the fashion industry should come as a surprise [...]

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Earlier in January, the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office announced that it was considering charging Harvey Weinstein for two Beverly Hills sex crime cases. The District Attorney has established a special task force to review these cases as well as other cases brought against Weinstein.

The Weinstein scandal broke in the fall of  last [...]

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Monday Morning JETLawg

On August 16, 2010 By JETLaw

In the news…

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office rejects Jersey Shore star Snooki’s application to trademark her nickname.

Screen Actors Guild reaches tentative settlement of the class action lawsuit accusing it of withholding millions of dollars of overseas distribution revenues from members.

Allbritton Communications seeks to throw up roadblock to [...]

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Another One Bites the Dust…

On August 11, 2010 By Lauren Jacques

Mark Hurd, CEO of Hewlett Packard Company, has to his credit one of the most successful corporate turnarounds in business history. Or, should I say, Mr. Hurd had that accolade to his credit. Over the weekend, Hurd was forced to resign as CEO of the increasingly successful technology company after he was slapped with [...]

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