ALBANY — Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver said Monday that he has asked for the resignation of a Brooklyn assemblyman accused of sexually harassing female staffers, a scandal that ensnared Silver when he brokered a secret settlement with the women using ...Read More »
New York State Court of Claims Sexual Harassment Termination — Causal Connection Verschage v. State 118204 Judge Patti Background: The claimant and her husband filed a claim alleging hostile work environment caused by the sexual harassment, retaliatory termination and a ...Read More »
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Sexual Harassment Pervasive Acts Redd v. NYS Division of Parole 10-1410-cv Judges Kearse, Walker and Raggi Background: The plaintiff appealed the dismissal of her complaint alleging disparate treatment on the basis of ...Read More »
Fourth Department — Sexual Harassment: NYS Division of Human Rights et al. v. Nancy Potenza Design & Building Services, Inc. et al.
Appellate Division, Fourth Department Sexual Harassment Employer Condoning Conduct NYS Division of Human Rights et al. v. Nancy Potenza Design & Building Services, Inc. et al. TP 11-00646 Transferred from Supreme Court, Erie County Background: The petitioner New York State ...Read More »
U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit Sexual Harassment Education Papelino v. Albany College of Pharmacy of Union University 09-4248-cv Appealed from the Northern District of New York Background: This appeal is from an order that dismissed the plaintiffs-appellants’ sexual harassment ...Read More »
U.S. District Court, Western District of New York Sexual Harassment Garside v. Hillside Family of Agencies 09-CV-6181 Judge Siragusa Background: The plaintiff is a lesbian female who was hired by Hillside Family of Agencies in November 2006 as a financial ...Read More »
Whether it’s Jimmy Fallon’s male stage manager suing him because he was replaced by a woman or Michael Douglas’s character fighting for his professional life in the film “Disclosure,” more men are complaining about being victims of sexual discrimination and harassment.Read More »