• Facebook, Following Google, Ends Policy Against Handling Sexual Harassment Claims in Court, Report Says

    10 days ago - By Fortune

    Facebook became the second tech-giant in so many days on Friday to end a company policy that required sexual-harassment claims to be handled in private arbitration, the Wall Street Journal reported. On Thursday, Google announced a similar change, clearing the way for such claims to be pursued in open court.
    Facebook notified employees of the change in an internal post to staff, the Journal said. Google changed its own policy after thousands of its workers staged a worldwide walkout in protest of the company's handling of sexual-harassment claims.
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