Bibliographic Details

Sexual harassment in the workplace : law and practice / Alba Conte.

Author / Creator Conte, Alba.
Edition 4th ed.
Imprint Austin : Wolters Kluwer Law & Business ; Frederick, MD : Aspen Publishers, c2010-
Description v. (loose-leaf) ; 26 cm.
Language English
Subject Sexual harassment -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Sexual harassment of women -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Sex discrimination in employment -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Sex discrimination in employment -- Law and legislation.
Sexual harassment -- Law and legislation.
Sexual harassment of women -- Law and legislation.
United States.
Format Print, Journal
URL for this record
Related ItemsContinues: Conte, Alba. Sexual harassment in the workplace.
Note: Continues a bound publication with the same title, published in 2000, and updated by supplements through 2010.
ISBN 9780735597655 (loose-leaf : alk. paper)
0735597650 (loose-leaf : alk. paper)
Notes Includes index.
Continues a bound publication with the same title, published in 2000, and updated by supplements through 2010.
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Sexuality, Social Relations, And The Workplace
  • Sex Roles and Workplace Relations
  • 2. History Of Sexual Harassment Law
  • Title VII and EEOC Guidelines
  • Quid Pro Quo and Hostile Environment Harassment
  • Federal Circuit Court Recognition of Sexual Harassment
  • EEOC Guidelines
  • Decisions after EEOC Guidelines - Meritor
  • EEOC Retreats
  • The Civil Rights Act of 1991
  • Other Statutes
  • Post-Meritor Supreme Court Decisions
  • 3. Elements Of Sexual Harassment Claims
  • Effects of Meritor Decision
  • Effects of Harris Decision
  • Effects of Faragher and Burlington Decisions
  • Elements of a Sexual Harassment Claim
  • Types of Claims
  • 4. Preparing The Sexual Harassment Case
  • Client Representation
  • Interview Checklist
  • Remedies Available
  • 5. Administrative Procedures
  • Actions
  • Filing Charges
  • Investigation
  • Settlement
  • Conciliation and Arbitration
  • 6. Trying The Sexual Harassment Case: Pretrial Matters
  • Procedural Requirements
  • Class Action Litigation
  • Preparing the Pleadings
  • Pretrial Matters
  • 7. Trying The Sexual Harassment Case: Trial Matters
  • Trial Matters
  • Proof Issues
  • Settlement and Costs
  • Remedies
  • Appeals
  • 8. Employer Defenses
  • Order and Burden of Proof
  • Characterizing Employee Conduct
  • Terms and Conditions of Employment Not Affected
  • Lack of Notice
  • Prompt and Appropriate Remedial Action
  • Company Policy and Grievance Procedures
  • Business Reasons for Employment Decisions
  • Retaliation
  • Constructive Discharge
  • 9. Sexual Harassment Claims Under Other Civil Rights Laws
  • Section 1983 Claims
  • Defendants in § 1983 Claims
  • Elements of § 1983 Claims
  • Remedies
  • Other Possible Bases for Claims
  • 10. Common Law Liability And Compensatory Damages
  • Effect of State Antidiscrimination Laws
  • Employer Liability Under Common Law Theories
  • Tort Claims Based on Sexual Harassment
  • The Common Law Tort of Sexual Harassment
  • Workers' Compensation Statutes
  • 11. Actions By Alleged Harassers And Other Special Issues
  • Actions by Alleged Harassers
  • Unemployment Compensation Sought By Victim of Harassment
  • Indemnification
  • Criminal Sanctions
  • 12. State-By-State Survey Of Sexual Harassment Law
  • Appendix A. Sample Complaints
  • Appendix B. Sample Plaintiff's Questions for Voir Dire
  • Appendix C. Sample Interrogatories to Defendants
  • Appendix D. Sample Brief Opposing Defendant's Motion to Compel Answers to Interrogatories
  • Appendix E. Sample Plaintiff's Request for Production of Documents
  • Appendix F. Sample Plaintiff-Appellants' Brief re Same Sex Harassment
  • Appendix G. Sample Plaintiff's Reply Memorandum in Support of Motion to Remand to State Court
  • Appendix H. Sample Defendant-Appellant's Reply Brief re Jury Instructions and Damages
  • Appendix I. Sample Petition or Rehearing and Request for Publication
  • Appendix J. Sample Plaintiff's Brief for Attorney's Fees
  • Appendix K. Sample Memorandum in Support of Plaintiff's Motion to Certify a Class
  • Appendix L. Sample Brief Amici Curiae of Twenty-One Organizations Committed to Equality for Working Women in Support of Plaintiff-Appellant