Trying Something Old?: Incorporating the Dodd-Frank Act into Modern Efforts to Eliminate Workplace Sexual Harassment
The recent exposure of public figures such as Harvey Weinstein and Bill Cosby show that current measures taken to curb sexual harassment in the workplace have not proven to be enough. It is, then, important and worth exploring Acts from different sectors that have proven effective and then applying the provisions from those Acts to address this issue. This Note will explore the Dodd–Frank Act and pick out the provisions that have potentiality to be adopted and applied in addressing sexual harassment in the workplace. “It is common sense to take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.” Franklin D. Roosevelt
Rosemary Kim, Trying Something Old?: Incorporating the Dodd-Frank Act into Modern Efforts to Eliminate Workplace Sexual Harassment, 43 SEATTLE U. L. REV. 351 (2019).