What Can Employers Learn From the Harvey Weinstein Scandal? Tips from an Employment Lawyer on Preventing Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

by Jennifer A. Grady, Esq.* As Harvey Weinstein’s decades of sexual harassment in the work place dominates the headlines on the heels of other scandals involving Bill O’Reilly, Bill Cosby, President Trump, Billy Bush, and former President Bill Clinton, it is time to explore ways that we all can take tangible action to help make …

Changes to California Law Effective January 1, 2014 That All Employers and Employees Should Know

CHANGES TO CALIFORNIA EMPLOYMENT LAW EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2014 by Jennifer A. Grady, Esq. October 13, 2013 was the last day for Governor Jerry Brown to sign or veto the laws that required his approval for the first half of the 2013-2014 Regular Session. The following laws were approved and affect employers and employees alike: …