Wednesday, January 2, 2008

Manhattan executive returns to work after sexual harassment verdict against Concepts in Staffing

Check out "$1M comeback after harass", NYP, 1/2/08, at p. 7, re Sydney Nurse returning to executive job with headhunting firm Concepts in Staffing even after winning $1.2 million sex harassment suit against her employer

Tuesday, January 1, 2008

MSG Settles Sexual Harassment Suit with Rangers Cheerleader


"Avoiding the potential of a second embarrassing sexual harassment trial, Madison Square Garden has settled a federal lawsuit brought by a former New York Rangers cheerleader who had accused executives of making unwanted advances. After refusing a settlement deal with a former Knicks team executive when she accused coach Isiah Thomas and MSG of sexual harassment, the team and the Garden endured an embarrassing trial. MSG eventually entered a $11.5 million settlement with the executive."