Month: December 2017

#Metoo Movement Jolts the Judiciary

With the recent resignation of federal appeals court judge Alex Kozinski, the rallying cry of the anti-sexual harassment and abuse movement is growing louder by the day. While it’s not surprising that the #Metoo movement has now reached the heights of the 9th Federal Circuit Court, its unrelenting message has sent a jolt through the… read more

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Winer, McKenna & Burritt Associate, Shawn Tillis, Featured in Magazine

Winer, McKenna & Burritt Associate, Shawn Tillis, was featured in the Cover Story of the The Bar Association of San Francisco’s Fall 2017 San Francisco Attorney magazine. Mr. Tillis also serves on the board of the Alameda–Contra Costa Trial Lawyers Association (ACCTLA). Magazine online: http://www.sfbar.org/sfam_archives/2017/sfam_fall2017.aspx Download PDF of article.

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Sexual Harassment Claims Hit Media Organizations

Many of our nation’s largest and most respected news organizations are no longer just breaking huge stories about workplace sexual harassment–powerful journalists are now the focus of these new stories. Some of the best-known members of the media have fallen from grace following sexual harassment claims. Read Full Blog Here  

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Sexual Harassment Knows No Gender, Industry, Sexual Orientation

While a significantly large portion of the people coming forward of late are women accusing men of some form of sexual misconduct, there are also many accounts of women sexually harassing men and men harassing men. In our time representing thousands of women and men who have been the victims of sexual harassment, we were already… read more

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