Genie Harrison on Harvey Weinstein Arrest for USA Today

Rose McGowan, Annabella Sciorra, Asia Argento applaud Harvey Weinstein’s arrest

May 25, 2018 — By Bill Keveney for USA Today.

CLICK HERE for the entire story and photos in USA Today.

Here is a short excerpt from the story with Genie Harrison’s comments:

Some of Harvey Weinstein’s famous accusers — including actresses Rose McGowan, Annabella Sciorra and Asia Argento — made strong statements on social media Thursday endorsing news reports that the disgraced movie […]

2018-10-22T00:13:55+00:00

Genie Harrison Comments on Stormy Daniels Hush Money

Stormy Hush Money Not as Common as Trump Claims, Hollywood Says

May 3, 2018 — By Edvard Pettersson for Bloomberg.

Here is a short excerpt from the story:

President Donald Trump made it sound like the nondisclosure agreement his lawyer struck with an adult-film star was nothing special. Don’t try telling that to Hollywood lawyers.

While it’s common for the rich and famous to include confidentiality clauses in contracts with personal trainers, household staff and the like to protect […]

2018-10-22T00:34:10+00:00

Sexual harassment laws protect employees at work and students at school.

Sexual Harassment in the Workplace and What You Should Do If You Are Being Harassed

By Rebecca J Sobie and Genie Harrison

Sexual harassment at work is common and it almost always leads to devastating consequences for the victim, including fear, humiliation, anxiety, depression, inability to function well at work and in life, problems in relationships, and loss of self-esteem.  You have the right to be free from sexual harassment at work that creates a hostile environment.

What Constitutes […]

2018-05-13T15:24:26+00:00

Genie Harrison Installed as CAALA 2nd Vice President

CAALA 2018 Executive Committee

January 13, 2018 – Los Angeles attorney Genie Harrison was sworn in as CAALA 2nd Vice President of the 2018 Board of Officers at CAALA’s 69th Annual Installation and Awards Dinner. Mike Arias was installed as the 2018 CAALA President. Also installed were Sean McCann (President-elect), Jeff Rudman (First Vice President), Doug Silverstein (Treasurer) and Minh Nguyen (Secretary).

CAALA (Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles) is the nation’s largest association of plaintiff’s attorneys.

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2018-05-19T17:49:11+00:00

Genie Harrison’s Comments in Washington Post on the USA Gymnastics Confidential Settlement Agreement with McKayla Maroney

McKayla Maroney sues USA Gymnastics, saying it tried to buy her silence on abuse

December 20. 2017 — by Bill Hobson, The Washington Post

CLICK HERE for the entire story at WashingtonPost.com

An excerpt from the story is below:

Olympic gold medal-winning gymnast McKayla Maroney sued USA Gymnastics on Wednesday, alleging the Olympic sports organization sought to buy her silence with a confidential settlement agreement last year relating to her abuse by longtime women’s gymnastics team […]

2018-05-19T18:20:38+00:00

Women Are Rarely Accused of Harassment Says Attorney Genie Harrison in USA Today

Women are rarely accused of sexual harassment, and there’s a reason why

December 18, 2017 — by Maria Puente, USA Today

Here are some excerpts from the story:

In the fire-hose torrent of sexual harassment scandals we are staggering under these days, one thing stands out as a common factor in all the cases: The accused are men.

“One of the reasons it is men who harass women, and sometimes other men, is that this […]

2018-05-13T13:59:02+00:00

LA Times Interviews Genie Harrison About Google Sexual Harassment Case

“By firing engineer, Google shows what you can say — and what you can’t — at work.”

August 8, 2017 – By Tracey Lien, Los Angeles Times

In a country known for its reverence of free speech, in a state strict with labor codes, in an industry steeped in libertarian and progressive ideals, if an employee has something to say, he should just be able to say it, right?

Not quite, as […]

2018-05-19T17:30:57+00:00

Genie Harrison selected as Top Female Attorney of the Year by IAOTP

Genie Harrison selected as Top Female Attorney of the Year by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP).

July 13, 2017

Genie Harrison, owner of the Genie Harrison Law Firm was selected as Top Female Attorney of the Year for 2017 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP), for her outstanding leadership and commitment to the Legal Industry.

While inclusion with the International Association of Top Professionals is an honor in itself, only a few members […]

2018-07-03T14:43:58+00:00