Despite increased attention and action against sexual harassment in recent years, it remains a serious problem in many workplaces. Many observers see systemic sexual harassment as a form of control, an attempt by management to prevent women from advancing to workplace equality.
In a couple of weeks, online payment service PayPal will be changing its terms of service to start robocalling and autotexting its customers. And at first, the company’s attitude toward complaints about these unpopular forms of communication was, “Take it or leave it.”
Here is one sign that the economy is improving: credit card debt is going up again. This could mean that more people will soon find themselves in trouble with their credit card bills.
In an update to a case we last discussed in February, a Muslim woman who was denied a job at clothing company Abercrombie & Fitch has prevailed before the U.S. Supreme Court. In an 8-1 ruling, the Court agreed that job applicants need not ask for their right to religious accommodations be honored by a prospective employer for that right to exist, the International Business Times reports.