Posts tagged as harassment

Universities attempting to settle harassment complaints in-house

Friday, January 17, 2020

Estonian universities have processed more cases of harassment than have come to light in recent years. Criminal proceedings are not launched in most cases as matters are settled in-house. In connection with a fresh harassment scandal at the University of Tartu, ERR asked six largest universities about how many similar cases have come to the attention of the management in recent years and how they are solved. The University of…

Former NBA star Mike Bibby under investigation amid allegations of sexual abuse, stalking

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Former NBA player Mike Bibby has been accused of sexual abuse and harassment by a teacher at an Arizona high school where he was coaching basketball. Bibby had a 14-year career as a point guard for a number of professional basketball teams, including the Sacramento Kings, Atlanta Hawks, Miami Heat and New York Knicks, before retiring from the NBA in 2012. Since then, he has been coaching boys’ basketball at his alma mater,…

Google staff walk out over women’s treatment

By Dave Lee, North America technology reporter on Thursday, November 1, 2018

Staff at Google offices around the world are staging an unprecedented series of walkouts in protest at the company’s treatment of women. The employees are demanding several key changes in how sexual misconduct allegations are dealt with at the firm, including a call to end forced arbitration – a move which would make it possible for victims to sue. Google chief executive Sundar Pichai has told staff he supports their…