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Ailes Case Reinforces the Need to Have Policies in Place

Published:  August 24, 2016

“I think you and I should have had a sexual relationship a long time ago . . . sometimes problems are easier to solve” that way.  This statement is one of several sexually charged statements former Fox News host, Gretchen Carlson alleges were made by former chairman and CEO of Fox News, Roger Ailes.  Carlson claims, among other things, that she was subjected to sex discrimination and sexual harassment in the workplace. In addition, she alleges that her employment with Fox News was terminated after she reported this discrimination and harassment and rejected Ailes’ sexual advances.

Royal, P.C. authored an article on sexual harassment in the workplace illustrated by the recent lawsuit filed by former Fox News host, Gretchen Carlson, against former chairman and CEO of Fox News, Roger Ailes, in the most recent edition of BusinessWest Magazine.

Click here to read the full article on BusinessWest's Website.