2018 saw a seismic change in the willingness of women to speak out about sexual abuse they had suffered at work and the willingness of others to hear and act on it. This year (2018) saw the creation of a #metoo movement called 'Behind the Gown' created by a group of barristers committed to tackling sexual harassment at the Bar.
This lecture frankly confronts the anecdotal evidence and suggests ways in which we can learn from it.
A lecture by Jo Delahunty QC, Gresham Professor of Law 29 November 2018
The transcript and downloadable versions of the lecture are available from the Gresham College website: https://www.gresham.ac.uk/lectures-and-events/sexual-harrassment-bar
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