"Dear Sir" has been dropped by the Ministry of Justice's automated response to legal aid claimants, following a complaint from a female correspondent.Read more
McAllister Olivarius in the news
Facebook announced on Friday that it will soon be introducing new technology for detecting revenge pornography posted on the platform. We at McAllister Olivarius support the development of technology that gives victims of revenge pornography another way to fight back and regain their online privacy.Read more
mentioned in You’ve Come A Long Way, Baby: Brief History of Sexual Harassment, in Corporate Compliance Insights.
“From the hallowed halls of justice to the venerated towers of academia, the fight against sexual discrimination ramped up a notch when Yale graduate Ann Olivarius arrived on the scene of the crime. Founder of Yale’s Women’s Caucus, Ann was asked to oversee a report marking the 10th(!) anniversary of women’s admission to the university. Her commissioned survey revealed rampant sexual harassment of students by professors in the form of standardized sex for grades.”
McAllister Olivarius is set to launch a web-based service pitched to the victims of image-based abuse, offering self-help tips and explaining their options. Forbes reported on the upcoming website launch in its coverage of the 2019 International Women’s Day Event at Doughty Street Chambers, which addressed the question, “What more can the law do for women?”Read more