E-learning solution for EDI hours, tackling sexual harassment in law firms

News that the Law Society of Ontario (LSO) saw a sharp increase in complaints in the wake of the #MeToo movement highlights that lawyers are also grappling with sexual harassment in the workplace, says Toronto human rights and employment lawyer Bay Ryley.

An LSO report says a number of contacts increased noticeably beginning in the fall of 2017 as the #MeToo movement emerged, reports the Toronto Star.

“That higher level of contact has been sustained, with a number of callers citing the #MeToo movement as giving them confidence to come forward to report,” the article states.

Read the full article: E-learning solution for EDI hours, tackling sexual harassment in law firms on AdvocateDaily.com, by Kirsten McMahon, Associate Editor.

By |2019-03-01T05:46:09+00:00February 5th, 2019|Sexual Harassment News|