Sexual Harassment Lawsuits Becoming Harder to Defend

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Sexual Harassment Lawsuits Becoming Harder to Defend

By Lindsay Ayers, Carothers DiSante & Freudenberger LLP 
October 24, 2018

During a recent legislative session on Sept. 30, 2018, in response to the #MeToo movement, California Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law a number of bills taking effect Jan. 1, 2019, that will lower plaintiffs’ burden in sexual harassment lawsuits, increasing training requirements for employers, and make it more difficult to enter into releases and nondisclosure agreements with employees.

The following is a brief summary of these new laws, how they will affect employers moving forward, and best practices to ensure compliance.

Read the full article here.

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