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Proposed hate crimes legislation - what it means for employers?
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • May 7 2018

During 2017, the Constitutional Court handed down a decision dealing with the use of racially offensive language in the workplace. In doing so, it


Network Enforcement Act in a nutshell
  • DLA Piper
  • Germany
  • January 31 2018

Since October 1st 2017 the Act to Improve Enforcement of the Law in Social Networks (NetzDG) regulates the fight against "fake news" and


Can you solve hate crime with a hashtag?
  • Corker Binning
  • United Kingdom
  • August 29 2017

As part of the Crown Prosecution Services’ (CPS) week long campaign to encourage the reporting of hate crime offences, three press statements were


Hate crimes, riots and legislation
  • Corker Binning
  • United Kingdom
  • June 9 2017

The recent comments made by Katie Hopkins have caused a great deal of controversy. Hopkins' use of the phrase 'final solution' was deemed merely


Government Raising Awareness Regarding Religious Discrimination in the Workplace
  • Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
  • USA
  • August 19 2016

The issue of religious background has generated substantial discussion during the current election cycle. Recently, the federal government


Brexit, what does it mean for education?
  • Michelmores LLP
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • July 7 2016

If a week is a long time in politics, the week after Brexit has got to be one of the longest weeks in recent times. The only thing that seems to be


New UAE law against hate crimes and discrimination
  • Al Tamimi & Company
  • United Arab Emirates
  • September 30 2015

Given the UAE’s cosmopolitan nature, it is commonplace for those residing in the country to have opposing views and beliefs. This becomes a problem


Final rules issued for higher education compliance with the Violence Against Women Act
  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • USA
  • October 22 2014

On October 20, 2014, the U.S. Department of Education issued its final regulations implementing changes to the Clery Act called for by the Violence


Six things to know about the new VAWA final regulations
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • October 22 2014

On Oct. 20, 2014, the Department of Education issued new regulations implementing changes to the Clery Act by the Violence Against Women


Hate crimes and drag queens in cyber space
  • Collyer Bristow LLP
  • USA
  • October 9 2014

In a new book published by Harvard University Press, "Hate Crimes in Cyber Space" Prof. Danielle Citron lays her prescription for tackling the "awful