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Costs tied to Fox News settlements total $50 Million in 21st Century’s fiscal 2017
Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Clair Fuller | Released: August 20, 2017, 8:50 am
Brian Steinberg writes, "The cost of improprieties at Fox News Channel continues to grow for the cable-news outlet’s parent, 21st Century Fox.
The media conglomerate, controlled by the Murdoch family, disclosed in a filing Monday with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission that it had paid out
Taylor Swift wins groping trial against radio D.J.
Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Clair Fuller | Released: August 20, 2017, 8:46 am
Via Reuters, "Taylor Swift won a federal court trial on Monday, with the jury awarding her the symbolic $1 she had sought from a Colorado DJ she accused of grabbing her bare bottom during a photo shoot.
The eight-member U.S. District Court jury found that radio personality David Mueller had assault
NAWL Member Suzette M. Long named Caterpillar General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Clair Fuller | Released: August 20, 2017, 8:43 am
NAWL member Suzette M. Long has been appointed the General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Caterpillar, a leading manufacturer of industrial equipment. Caterpillar is a Bronze Sustaining Sponsor of NAWL and received NAWL's 2016 President's Award.
Ms. Long has worked with Caterpillar since 2004
Google fires author of divisive memo on gender differences
Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Clair Fuller | Released: August 14, 2017, 11:34 am
Mark Bergen and Ellen Huet write, "Alphabet Inc.’s Google has fired an employee who wrote an internal memo blasting the web company’s diversity policies, creating a firestorm across Silicon Valley.
James Damore, the Google engineer who wrote the note, confirmed his dismissal in an email, saying th
Female lawyers can talk, too
Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Clair Fuller | Released: August 14, 2017, 10:01 am
Shira A. Schleindlin writes, "As a Federal District Court judge in New York, I often encountered this courtroom scene: A senior partner at a large law firm would be arguing a motion. I would ask a tough question. He (and it was usually a man) would turn to the young lawyer seated next to him (often