From CBS News authored by Kate Gibson:
“When it comes to sexual harassment at work, Hollywood and the media world have drawn much of the spotlight. But the problem may be even more widespread in another field: the legal profession.
While 40 percent of women respondents said they had encountered sexual harassment on the job, 59 percent of females who work for a law firm reported such behavior, a survey of more than 8,000 job-seekers by ZipRecruiter found.
“I wouldn’t be surprised if the next industry to see a #MeToo movement would be in the legal industry,” Julia Pollak, a labor economist at the online employment marketplace, told CBS MoneyWatch. ”