Author: Sessions & Kimball

Can I Sue for Being Bullied in the Workplace?

Can I Sue for Being Bullied in the Workplace?

Most of us probably witnessed bullying while growing up in school. We probably all thought that it would end when we moved on into the workplace. But it doesn’t. And some of the worst bullying we may ever face can be in the workplace. As with other types of bullying,...
Second Sexual Harassment Complaint By Host Levelled at Fox News

Second Sexual Harassment Complaint By Host Levelled at Fox News

Within weeks of former Fox News Chief Roger Ailes resigning from his long-held post at the cable news company over allegations of sexual harassment, more allegations of sexual harassment and other wrongdoing continues to be made public by those who worked at the...
Where is LGBT Discrimination in the Workplace Still Legal?

Where is LGBT Discrimination in the Workplace Still Legal?

When it comes to LGBT rights, we live in a transition time here in the United States. There have been rapid changes over the last few decades with respect to attitudes towards LGBT people, with the greatest turning point probably being the U.S. Supreme Court’s 2015...
Chipotle Employee Fired For Being Pregnant Wins $550k

Chipotle Employee Fired For Being Pregnant Wins $550k

Chipotle, whose burrito restaurants have spread over the country over the past 20 years, has faced a number of challenges and questions over its products and workplace procedures as of late. While there have been many headlines over the past several years relating to...
Military Lifts Discriminatory Ban Against Transgender Individuals

Military Lifts Discriminatory Ban Against Transgender Individuals

On June 30, 2016, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter announced a historic change in policy for the U.S. military. Going forward, there will no longer be a ban on transgender individuals serving openly in the armed forces. The end of the ban now places gender identity on...