The Bar Council has partnered with a Silicon Valley company to create an app for barristers to report bullying and sexual harassment.
Published 9 September 2019
A woman who was sexually harassed at work for over six months after she returned from maternity leave has been awarded €40,000 in the Workplace Relations Commission.
Published 12 August 2019
Complaints of sexual harassment by solicitors in England and Wales rose sharply in 2017/18 off the back of the #MeToo movement, the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) has said.
Published 26 July 2019
Bullying and sexual harassment is "rife in the legal profession", according to a new study which surveyed nearly 7,000 legal professionals from 135 countries.
Published 15 May 2019
Bullying and sexual harassment of women in the legal profession is greatly exaggerated, the Lord Chief Justice has said.
Published 4 April 2019
The prosecution of a schoolboy who took covert upskirt photos of two teachers has highlighted the inadequacy of Northern Ireland's sexual harassment laws, a trade union has said.
Published 27 February 2019
Dublin employment lawyer Richard Grogan has called for a review in Ireland of the use of non-disclosure agreements (NDAs) in sexual harassment cases, The Times reports.
Published 4 February 2019
Legislation criminalising "upskirting" in England and Wales has been passed.
Published 16 January 2019
Judges are the main source of bullying in the legal profession while sexual harassment and propositioning remain a problem, a survey for The Times has revealed.
Published 7 January 2019