Have a question you want to ask our legal experts?
Related Guest Blogs
February 15 2022
Drawing the Line on Workplace Sexual Harassment in the Work From Home Era
The advent of technology has led to new forms of harassment at workplaces. It is important to understand the POSH law (The Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act, 2013) at this juncture to protect yourself from any form of sexual harassment while working from home. In 2019, a survey by […]
February 14 2022
Workplace Sexual Harassment Law for India’s Judiciary
The #Metoo movement grew in India with women publicly naming their sexual harassers on various social media platforms. These men worked in varying industries from politics to fashion. This exposed an institutional pattern of sexual harassment at the workplace. To make matters worse, the skewed power dynamics between employees and employers has allowed rich and […]
February 09 2022
Top 7 remedies for sexual harassment at the workplace
According to the law on sexual harassment at the workplace, women can file a complaint for sexual harassment, such as implied or explicit promises of preferential treatment or threats of detrimental treatment, undue interference with work that creates a hostile environment, humiliating treatment that might affect one’s health or safety, etc. This law leaves the […]
February 09 2022
Good To Know : How To Deal With Workplace Sexual Harassment?
By Malavika Rajkumar The importance of the #MeToo movement cannot be understated and equality of at the workplace can only be achieved when procedural and institutional hurdles don’t block the mechanisms of filing a complaint. Breaking from the shackles of oppression requires a progressive outlook towards the law and both women and men should […]
February 07 2022
India’s #MeToo: Are Political Parties Legally Bound to Form ICC?
The furore of the #MeToo movement, unsurprisingly, has hit the shores of political parties with several allegations of sexual harassment against prominent politicians. MJ Akbar, the Minister of State for External Affairs, has been accused of sexual harassment by journalists. Sonal Kellog, a journalist, has made an accusation of sexual harassment against a UPA-1 minister. […]