Sexual harassment has been around forever, but legal protections for victims are surprisingly recent. The civil rights movement, the women’s movement, and a groundswell of victims’ stories and protests became the catalysts society needed to finally realize no one deserves to be insulted, threatened or demeaned, including in the workplace.
It’s about time: Actor Kevin Spacey faces criminal charges; comedian Bill Cosby has been convicted; film mogul Harvey Weinstein and CBS president Leslie Moonves are on the Hollywood blacklist; and TV news personalities Matt Lauer and Charlie Rose are off the air.
Increasing numbers of women are getting jobs in fields traditionally dominated by men. According to The New York Times, the number of women working in transportation and utilities, construction and […]
When infants aren’t receiving enough oxygen during labor and delivery, it could lead to serious health problems, including cerebral palsy. Other causes of cerebral palsy during birth include asphyxia, trauma […]
A Florida woman suffered from back pain for years after a car accident. In April 2016, she checked into a regional medical center to get her lower back bones fused […]
VERDICT IN YOLO COUNTY FOR SINGLE PERSON INJURY, $1.5 million — JACOBS v. PACIFIC TRANSPORTATION SERVICES, et al. A Yolo County jury has awarded plaintiff Michial Jacobs the sum of […]
On behalf of Jayme Walker of Gwilliam Ivary Chiosso Cavalli & Brewer posted in blog on Tuesday, January 23, 2018. Few people imagine being involved in a car accident while […]
Ferretti v. Pfizer United States healthcare spending was $2.3 trillion in 2010 and more than any country in the world. The United States is the largest pharmaceutical market globally with […]
The five finalist cases for Public Justice’s Trial Lawyer of the Year Award include landmark cases dealing with workers’ rights, the horrifying consequences of product defects, financial institution funding of […]
We are proud to have sponsored the Berkeley 2018 Berkeley Martin Luther King Jr. Community Breakfast. Congratulations to the Honorable Carole Davis Kennerly, recipient of the 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award […]