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California Expands Definition of Sex Harassment

Posted in Discrimination, Employment Litigation, Harassment

On Monday, Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill stating that sexually harassing conduct need not be motivated by sexual desire. The bill, which will take effect January 1, 2014, is an overreaction to a state court of appeals opinion that I wrote about two plus years ago — Kelley v. The Conco Companies. As I’ve discussed before, harrassment is… Continue Reading